BET in Africa, part of Viacom International Media Networks Africa multimedia portfolio has announced the first group of presenters who will take the stage at the BET Awards 2018.
The stars announced as guest presenters for the show include Kevin Hart, T.I, Bobby Brown, Chloe x Halle, LL Cool J, Yvonne Orji, Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Mike Colter, Woody McClain, Jacob Latimore and Gabrielle Dennis.
The iconic annual show will be hosted by Jamie Foxx and feature performances by Nicki Minaj, Migos, Janelle Monáe, H.E.R., and Ella Mai.
In a BET Awards, the top nominees from Africa and Europe (as voted for by an academy of industry experts) will now compete for the Best International Act category, with the winner being honoured as part of the US broadcast. This category includes Nigerian Musicians Davido, Tiwa Savage & other acts. Africa is also widely represented in the Viewer’s Choice “Best International Act” where musicians Niniola, Sjava and Kwesi Arthur are up against seven other acts from other countries in the category.
The BET Awards 2018 will be broadcast in association with Russian Bear Vodka, on Tuesday, 26 June 2018, starting with a pre-show at 18:00 CAT followed by the main awards show at 20:00 CAT.