South African born comedy star and host of the popular US late Night talk show The Daily Show,Trevor Noah, will be the main host of this years MTV African Music Awards (MAMAs) .
The announcement was made by the show’s organisers on Wednesday morning, to the excitement of his fans.
Trevor will take a break from his job as the host of the popular US late Night talk showThe Daily Show to present the glitzy ceremony, set to take place at the Ticketpro Dome in Northgate Johannesburg on October 22.
Nominees for the awards will be announced on Wednesday evening (September 21) in Johannesburg, and in Lagos on October 2.
SOUTH African Nasty C, Babes Wodumo and Nigerian songstress Yemi Alade are just some of the artists who will be performing on the night.
The event will be broadcast live across the world on MTV Base (Dstv Channel) and MTV Base (DStv Channel 322).