The highly anticipated GAGE Awards is finally here. The award show which is aimed at driving innovation and growth in the Digital Economy was held to celebrate individuals and brands who were innovative in the use of technology to solve problems of boredomness, social interaction, e-commerce and mental health during the pandemic.
The event which was held virtually due to the Covid 19 rules, was held by former BBN 2017 housemate and finalist,Bisola Aiyeola and had special appearances from Josh2Funny, Damola, Badboy Timz, BKB the Magician and Batya Anorh.
Some of the winners of the night include : BBN finalist, Nengi who beat her fellow housemate Erica to clinch the title; Comedian Mr Macaroni who beat Taaooma who was the previous title holder; MTN who won service provider of the year award;Nairametrics who beat the foremost Linda Ikeji blog to win the award; V Bank who shocked many as it beat top Banks like Access bank, GT Bank, Zenith Bank to win the award.
Comedian, Josh2Funny became the STAR of the NIGHT as he clinch The most prestigious, GAGE STAR award. The comic actor would be the first ever GAGE STAR. His innovative challenge #DONTLEAVEMECHALLANGE skyrocketed the comedian to a superstar overnight as his challenge went viral beyond the shores of Africa.
Here is a full list of the winners:
Banking App of the Year
Online Comedian of the Year
Data Service Provider
Content Creator of the Year
Web Series of the Year
RED TV Series, ‘The Men’s Club’
Online Film and Documentary of the Year
Fishbone The Movie
Website of the Year
Podcast of the Year
I Said What I Said
Blog of the Year
Online Campaign of the Year
OPPO – #ShotOnOppoCampaign
Online News Platform of the Year
Best Digital Financial Platform
Break out App of the Year
Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Shola Akinade and Ezra Olubi (Founders of Paystack)
GAGE Award Star
Congratulations to the winners!