Some of the most influential personalities on the African continent are in the running in the inaugural African Influencer of the Year category at November's E! People’s Choice Awards.
The nominees are: Bonang Matheba (South Africa), Cassper Nyovest (South Africa), Davido (Nigeria), Diamond Platnumz (Nigeria), Minnie Dlamini-Jones (South Africa), Tiwa Savage (Nigeria), Wizkid (Nigeria) and Yemi Alade (Nigeria).
The awards ceremony pays homage to talent in the music, TV, movie industries.
While celebs have taken to social media to share their good news and get fans to cast their vote, Matheba received interesting reactions to her tweet:" Hey hey! I’ve been nominated for an E! People’s Choice Award. ߇?߇?❤️ Soooo cool!! I’ll need your help, to vote click here - http://bit.ly/InfluencerVoteNow ߒ?ߒ? #BonangMatheba #AfricanInfluencer"