Local celebrities Nomzamo Mbatha, AKA, Siya Kolisi, Kagiso Rabada and Somizi have been nominated in the Favourite South African Star category for the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.
The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is an annual American children’s awards ceremony show that is produced by Nickelodeon.
At a press briefing held in Johannesburg, Channel24 who attended the briefing, reported that the host and nominees for the 2019 edition of the awards was announced along with a first-time nomination live-stream event across Nickelodeon’s YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts.
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Speaking about her nomination in a statement to the media, Isibaya actress Nomzamo Mbatha said: “To be seen and voted for as one of the top 5 by the kids of South Africa, just melts my heart as it’s a validation of what I do. The Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards is all about fun and celebration, the biggest kid’s party in the world. It’s ‘un-adult-terated’ fun, while honouring kids’ opinions, and taps into the kid in all of us.”
The awards ceremony is set to air on Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) and Nick Toons (DStv channel 308) on Sunday 24 March 2019 at 17:05.
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