Monday, March 14, 2016

Bella Naija's Uche Pedro wins Nickelodeon's Best African Blogger Award

Uche Pedro, founder of Nigerian blog Bella Naija, emerged as the winner of  “Best Blogger – Africa” at the recently held 2016 Kids’ Choice Award held in Inglewood, California.

Uche beat fellow bloggers Sylvia Kamau (“Style by Sylvia” – Kenya), Aisha Baker (“Baked the Blog” – South Africa) and Theodora Lee (“Theodora Lee” – South Africa) to take home the KCA ‘blimp’ trophy.

On winning, Uche 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.

Congrats to her.