Best of Nollywood Awards

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Best of Nollywood Awards
2016 Best of Nollywood Awards
Awarded for Outstanding Achievement in Nollywood
Country Nigeria
Presented by Best of Nollywood Magazine
First awarded 2009

Best of Nollywood Awards (stylized as BON Awards) is an annual film event presented by Best of Nollywood Magazine honouring outstanding achievement in the Nigerian Movie Industry. The first edition was held on December 6, 2009, in Ikeja, Lagos State.[1] The most recent award ceremony honouring movies of 2013, was held at Dome, Asaba, Delta State on December 5, 2013. Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan as the chief host, and the nomination party was held at the State House in Lagos. The red carpet used for the event was one of the longest in history, according to Guinness World Records.[2][3]



As of 2013, the BON Awards have approximately 35 categories.[4][5][6]


  1. ^ "BON Awards to break World record". Vanguard News. October 22, 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "BON Targets World Longest Record Red Carpet". Punch Newspaper. August 17, 2013. Archived from the original on 1 February 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Official Website of the BON Awards". Best of Nollywood Magazine. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Full list of 2013 BON Winners". BellaNaija. December 8, 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "All Winners and Record breaking Red Carpet photos of BON Awards". Ladun Liadi. December 8, 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014. 
  6. ^ Tolu (December 7, 2013). "BON Awards Winners with photos". Information Nigeria. Retrieved 31 January 2014.