Bimbo Ademoye was named the most engaged actress on social media, and Stan Nze was named the most engaged actor.
The 2023 Nigerian Social Media Awards, held on Tuesday in Lagos, intended to recognise outstanding performances across various social media platforms.
Several awards were given out to recognise achievements in audience engagement, content production, influencer categories, and brand interaction on social media.
Tacha was named the top social media influencer of the year, and Daddy Freeze was named the most engaging on-air personality on social media.
Popular Arise Television journalist Rufai Oseni also emerged as the most engaging journalist on social media, and Morayo Afolabi-Brown was awarded the most engaging TV host online while Arise News was named the most engaging TV station on social media.
The award organizer and Chief Executive Officer of Alternative Adverts Ltd, Emmanuel Nwafor, while praising the honorees’ efforts to use social media to stay exceptional, said: “We hope that the award will encourage those into nefarious activities on social media to see a reason to use it for good with the hope of being recognised one day.
“The winners announced today are based on the online voting done from July 1 to Aug. 31 after the auditioning and nomination processes.”