Bella Naija founder, Uche Pedro won the award for ‘Best Blogger – Africa’ at the 2016 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards (KCAs) on Saturday, 12 March at The Forum in Inglewood, California.
The Nigerian blogger won the award ahead of other African bloggers including, Sylvia Kamau (Kenya), Aisha Baker (South Africa), and
Theodora Lee(South Africa).
Speaking on how she felt for winning the award, she said,
“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.”