BellaNaija Family – We did it!!!
Thank you to the BellaNaija family for bringing this home. The much anticipated Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2016 held last night in Los Angeles and quite a number of stars went home with awards, including BellaNaija.com founder and CEO Uche Pedro for Best African Blogger. She thanked the BellaNaija team, her family and the supportive BN readers –
Wow! This is such an amazing moment for me and the BellaNaija brand.
Thank you to my husband Bode, our wonderful children and our families. BellaNaijarians and BellaNaija team – we made it! Thank you for all the votes and positive vibes.
Thanks Nickelodeon for the opportunity and to my fellow nominees, you are an inspiration! To everyone out there with a dream, this is a testimony to never give up, be a rebel with a purpose and vision.”
Uche was nominated alongside fellow bloggers Silvia Kamau Njoki (“Style by Sylvia” – Kenya), Aisha Baker (“Baked the Blog” – South Africa)and Theodora Lee (“Theodora Lee” – South Africa)to take home a coveted KCA ‘blimp’ trophy.
Adele, Jennifer Lawrence, Justin Bieber, and Zendaya were some award recipients at the event hosted by singer and TV personality Blake Shelton.
See ALL the winners below!
Best Blogger – Africa Uche Pedro (BellaNaija – Nigeria)
Favourite TV Show – The Thundermans
Favourite Family TV Show – The Muppets
Favourite Male TV Star – Kids’ Show – Ross Lynch – Austin Moon, Austin & Ally
Favourite Male TV Star – Family Show – Jim Parsons – Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory
Favourite Female TV Star – Kids’ Show – Zendaya – K.C. Cooper, K.C. Undercover
Favourite Female TV Star – Family Show – Sofia Vergara – Gloria Delgado-Pritchett, Modern Family
Favourite Talent Competition Show – The Voice
Favourite Cooking Show – Cake Boss
Favourite Cartoon – SpongeBob SquarePants
Favourite Movie – Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Favourite Movie Actor – Will Ferrell – Brad Whitaker, Daddy’s Home
Favourite Movie Actress – Jennifer Lawrence – Katniss Everdeen, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2
Favourite Animated Movie – Hotel Transylvania 2
Favourite Voice From an Animated Movie – Amy Poehler – Joy, Inside Out
Favourite Music Group – Fifth Harmony
Favourite Male Singer – Justin Bieber
Favourite Female Singer – Ariana Grande
Favourite Song Of The Year – Hello – Adele
Favourite New Artist – Shawn Mendes
Favourite Collaboration – See You Again – Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth
Favourite Book – Diary of a Wimpy Kid series
Favourite Video Game – Just Dance 2016