According to the latest reports, Maryam Mohammed better known as Maryam Booth will co-host the 2019 Best of Nollywood BON Awards alongside comedian, Gbenga Adeyinka.
This was made public bu Seun Oloketuyi, the chief executive of BON, who stressed that this year edition promises to be “the most intriguing yet to close 2019 for the Nollywood industry.”
The organizers of BON Award in a statement released further said “The ingenuity in this year’s BON Awards is targeted at offering a unique perspective on the make-believe industry and red carpet moments sure to spellbind players and stakeholders as the duo of cerebral top Nigerian celebrities would be anchoring the event.”
“Gbenga Adeyinka will be sharing the stage with Kannywood sensation, Maryam Ado Mohammed, known professionally as Maryam Booth. The choice of Gbenga was borne out of his consistency and professionalism in smooth delivery.
“Gbenga, who started his career as a corporate affairs manager in an engineering firm, became popular with his shine-shine bobo promo for ‘Star Game Show’. He has also anchored television programmes for AIT, Galaxy TV, MBI, and Africa Magic on DSTV.
“On her part, Maryam Booth, who is to co-host with Adeyinka, came into the acting scene when she was 8, and has since established herself as an icon in the northern Nigeria media industry. She came into the limelight with her hit movie ‘Dijangala’ which was released in 2007.”