Uche Pedro has bagged the Nickelodeon Award 2016, BellaNaija was founded in 2006.The online blog has bagged several awards to its credits..
Nigerian entertainment blogger and media star Uche Pedro, founder of Bella Najia, won the Best Blogger – Africa category at the just concluded 2016 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
Uche beat fellow bloggers Sylvia Kamau (“Style by Sylvia” – Kenya),Aisha Baker (“Baked the Blog” – South Africa)andTheodora Lee (“Theodora Lee” – South Africa)to take home a coveted KCA ‘blimp’ trophy..
Uche and her fellow nominees Sylvia, Aisha and Theodora flew into the US a few days ago to attend the star-studded event.
In response to the award, Uche Pedro 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.”
Additional celebrities in attendance included:
Robert Downey Jr., Amy Poehler, Rob Gronkowski, Ellen DeGeneres, Chris Evans, Meghan Trainor, Fifth Harmony, Heidi Klum, Keke Palmer, Anthony Anderson, John Stamos, Chloe Bennet, Buddy Valastro, Sarah Hyland, Dove Cameron, Grant Gustin, Laura Marano, Zendaya, Will Arnett, Debby Ryan, and cast members from Dance Moms, plus stars of Nick’s hit series Game Shakers (Kel Mitchell, Benjamin Flores Jr., Cree Cicchino, Madisyn Shipman, Thomas Kuc) and The Thundermans (Jack Griffo, Kira Kosarin).
Congratulations to her.