Bonang Matheba has already started campaigning for votes to win this year’s E! People’s Choice Award for the African Influencer Of The Year on social media.
Celebrated South African media personality, Bonang Matheba, first shared that she was nominated for the E! People’s Choice Awards in the African Influencer Of The Year category on Wednesday, 4 September 2019. Thereafter, the Being Bonang reality star began campaigning to win the award by sharing multiple testimonies from her followers who showed that they had voted for the star through posts and screenshots.
The first post that Bonang Matheba shared was from a follower that shared the official poster showing all the nominees in her category. The category has eight nominees, including the House Of BNG creator. The list of nominees also includes fellow South African hip-hop artist, Cassper Nyovest, and media personality, Minnie Dlamini Jones. The other nominees include Nigerian powerhouses like Davido, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Wizkid and Tanzanian popstar, Diamond Platnumz.
In their caption to the post that Bonang Matheba shared, the follower sated, “Everywhere I see Bonang Matheba’s [name] nominated… It simply calls me to vote… Bonang all the way!” Bonang shared the post by replying with two heart emojis to show her gratitude.
Since sharing the first post, Bonang Matheba, who is currently vacationing in Europe, has continued to share multiple testimonies from her followers revealing that they have voted. Another follower attested to voting for her by tweeting, “I voted for Bonang Matheba in [E! People’s Choice Awards category for] #AfricanInfluencer! Submit your votes for the E! People’s Choice Awards at E! Online…”
The second annual E! People’s Choice Awards is set to take place on Sunday, 10 November 2019.
— Bonang Matheba 👑 (@Bonang) September 4, 2019
— 🦄✗Crissi✗⚡ (@Rebel_Crissi) September 4, 2019