Through their twitter account, it was announced that Best International Act award will be presented on the main stage for the first time ever at the 2018 edition of the awards.
Over the years, winners of Best International Act category of the award do receive their prizes off stage. Artistes like Davido, Wizkid, 2baba, D’banj, Stonebwoy, Sarkodie have won the award in past years with their prizes given to them behind the scene.
It is believed that pressures from International music community have necessitated this change of Best International Act Award venue of presentation.
The list of the nominees for the award has been published and it includes names like; Davido, Tiwa Savage, Nasty C, Stormzy (of UK) among others.