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BET Awards 2018: Niniola Bags Her First Nomination

BET Awards 2018: Niniola Bags Her First Nomination

In the latest categories released by the organizers of the prestigious annual award ceremony that celebrates African Americans who prow their career in entertainment – music, movie and sport, several artist were brought into the long list of the nominees to battle for an accolade on the fast approaching date.

Among the new addition includes our very own Nigerian Afro-house sensational, Niniola. This is her first nomination for the highly reputable award gala, BET Awards.

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She is nominated for the “Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act” category alongside two other African artistes and counterparts from other continents, including Kwesi Arthur (Ghana), Sjava (South Africa), Not3s (UK), Nailah Blackman (Trinidad & Tobago), MC SOffia (Brazil), Take A Mic (France), Sik-K (South Korea) and others.

Excited Niniola took to her instagram account to announce the new achievement and iterate her desire to come back home with the award.


Her nomination counts the third Nigerian artistes to have earned a nomination at the fast approaching 2018 edition of the award with the likes of Davido and Tiwa Savage earlier nominated for the award of “Best International Act”.

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This is a good news for Nigerians and most emphatically, Niniola who earned her first nod on the prestigious platform of this height as this could only mean an elevation in her musical career, suggesting an accelerated audience of her music outside Nigeria and Africa.

BET Awards 2018: Niniola Bags Her First Nomination

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