Nigerian performers, Teni and DJ Cuppy have been nominated for the Favorite African Star and Social Media Star respectively at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2020.
The award show will be hosted by American Rapper, Chance on 22 March 2020.
Other international stars who also got nominated include Will Smith, Beyonce, Kelvin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, Lil Nas X, Ed Sheeran and Angelina Jolie, among others.
Monde Twala, Viacom CBS Networks Africa Senior Vice President and General Manager said,
“Nickelodeon is a booming success around the continent and kids all over the globe are super excited about this year’s KCA’s.
“We would like to congratulate all of this year’s nominees who are representing Africa at this global event. Viewers can expect lots of fun, slime, and laughter from 2020 Kids’ Choice Awards.”
The event will take place in Inglewood, California and will stream across YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter handle and channels will air on Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305) and Nick Toons (DStv channel 308) on Sunday, 22 March 2020.
Last year, Nigerian music star Davido was nominated in the Favorite Global Music Star category, while Adesua Etomi-Wellington and IK Osakioduwa were nominated in the Favorite African Star category.
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2020 will be simulcast live across Nickelodeon, TeenNick, Nicktoons and the Nick Jr. channel. Nickelodeon, now in its 40th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids globally.