In a statement made available to nydjlive, organizers state the reason for the postponement is among other reasons due to the fact that “the manufacturer of the KAFF Awards trophies in Dubai despondently made unbearable mistakes”
Read the full unedited statement as received;
Kumawood Multimedia, Adom TV and the entire planning management is regrettable to announce to the general public and stakeholders of the industry about the postponed of Kumawood Akoben Film Festival Awards – (KAFF Awards) 2015.
The inconvenience is highly incontestable beyond reasoning fact but to publicize the implicit of what has caused in general expectation; we sort to postponed for the good image of KAFF Awards to sustained.
We would want to inform the stakeholders who categorize the formative part of the KAFF Awards scheme and the general public that our contracted manufacturer of the KAFF Awards trophies in Dubai despondently made unbearable mistakes as in inscriptions.
This kind of mistakes would need corrections to make the beauty and perspective looks of the trophies achieve its picturesque for absolute presentation. The manufacturer has promised to deliver accurate service due clarity and accuracy.
In view of this attesting challenge coupled to tarnish the credibility of the KAFF Awards is hereby urged by the organizers to apologize to the lovers of KUMAWOOD, the stakeholders and the general public.
On this note, the management and partners of KAFF Awards decidedly have rescheduled the date to Saturday, 16th January, 2016 at the same venue – GOLDEN TULIP at 7pm.
We hope the public, nominees and industry players should comply with us and anticipate a great show as rescheduled.”