The Lagos State Ministry of Health has advised all participants of the African Magic Viewers’ Choice Award (AMVCA) to observe strict self-isolation.

The ministry further stated the reason for this advise was because the participants may have been exposed to one of the confirmed cases in Lagos.

The ministry’s stance was made known via it’s twitter handle, @lsmoh


The Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards is one of the biggest award shows on the continent. It celebrates actors and filmakers who are outstanding in their works within a time frame. This year’s edition held on March 14.