Nigerian comedienne, Emanuella Samuel has won the favorite African social media star category at the just concluded Nickelodeon Kids' Choice awards which held on Saturday, March 13, 2021. Emanuella's was first nominated for the same award in 2018 but lost to Ugandan singer Eddy Kenzo. For the awards' latest edition, the comedienne was nominated for the voting category alongside Ikorodu Bois, Elsa Majimbo, Bonang Matheba, Ghetto Kids, and Wian Van Den Berg. The teen star confirmed her latest win via her Instagram handle on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, where she wrote: "Congratulations to me as I won the Favourite African Social Media Star category at the Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2021. I am so happy to be a winner, thank you!
"To all my fans out there, I say thank you. To all those who voted for me, I love you so much, this win would not have been possible without you."
The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, also known as the KCAs or Kids’ Choice, is an annual American children’s awards ceremony show that is produced by Nickelodeon.
The show honours the year’s biggest television, movie, and music acts as voted by viewers worldwide of Nickelodeon networks.