8 African movies that every African should see


Based to the African Movie Academy Awards ranking, here is a list of 8 African Movies that every African should see.

How to Steal 2 Million (SOUTH AFRICA)

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Director: Charlie Vundla
Stars:Menzi Ngubane, Terry Pheto and Rapulana Seiphemo

Viva Riva! (DR CONGO)

Director: Djo Munga
Stars:Patsha Bay, Manie Malone and Diplome Amekindra

The Mayors (NIGERIA)

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Director : Dickson Iroegbu
Stars : Richard Mofe-Damijo, Sam Dede, Segun Arinze, Mike Ezuruonye

Rising Moon (NIGERIA)

Director: Andy Nwakalor
Stars:Akume Akume, Arthur Brooks and Justus Esiri

Sitanda (NIGERIA)

Director: Izu Ojukwu
Stars:Ireti Doyle, Justus Esiri and Bimbo Manuel

Run Baby Run (GHANA)

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Director : Emmanuel Apea
Stars : John Apea, Evelyn Addo, Fred Johnson, Collins Agyeman Sarpong, Kofi Bucknor

From a Whisper (KENYA)

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Director: Wanuri Kahiu
Stars:Ken Ambani, Abubakar Mwenda and Godfrey Odhiambo

The figurine (NIGERIA)

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Director: Kunle Afolayan
Stars:Wale Adebayo, Kunle Afolayan and Funlola Aofiyebi


The African Movie Academy Awards, also known as AMAA Awards, are presented annually to recognize excellence of professionals in the African film industry, including directors, actors and writers. 

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