Ikorodu Bois, Iyabo Ojo, Fisayo Fosudo, Jenni Frank, Aproko Doctor, and Broda Shaggi were among the winners at the maiden edition of Nigeria’s first-ever award for influencers and content creators – Trendupp Awards, which was held on Sunday, July 4th at the Lagos Marriott Hotel.
Hosted by the audacious Timini Egbuson, this year’s edition was aimed at recognizing and celebrating the ingenious efforts of creatives – from content creators and influencers to brands who have contributed to the growth and expansion of the social media space in Nigeria.
Clinching the most competitive awards of the night, the “Force of Comedy Skits” won by Broda Shaggi, “Force of Instagram” won by Mr Macaroni, “Force of Creative Art” won by Tolani Alli making them one of the 16 influencers/content creators with arguably the highest influence in the Nigerian social media space.
The Force of Blogging: Instablog9ja
The Force of Collaboration: Lipton Ice Tea NG
The Force of Comedy Skits: Broda Shaggi
The Force of Creative Art: Tolani Alli
(Endowed by MTV BASE)
The Force of Food Content: Ify’s Kitchen
The Force of Lifestyle Content: Denola Grey
(Endowed by NORD)
The Force of Online Sensation: Erica Nlewedim
(Endowed by DOTTSMEDIAHOUSE)
The Force of Instagram: Mr Macaroni
The Force of Social Good: Kokun Foundation
The Force of Tech Content: Fisayo Fosudo
The Force of Tiktok: Jenny Frank
The Force of Twitter: Symply Tacha
The Force of Virality: Ikorodu Bois
(Endowed by VANGUARD ALLURE)
The Force of YouTube: Sisi Yemmie
The Force of Wellness: Aproko Doctor
The Force of Influence: Iyabo Ojo
(Endowed by PEPSI NIGERIA)
Trendupp Awards is an initiative of Trendupp, a platform where creatives receive support, publish exclusive content and build direct relationships with their fans across Africa.
The Trendupp Awards is presented by Dotts Media House and powered by Pepsi Nigeria also proudly supported by MTV Base, Nord Motors, Popcentral TV, Vanguard Allure, Brand Communicator, KraksTV, BlackDrum TV, YNaija, and Naijaloaded.