Outstanding Young Talent (OYA Awards) Complete List of Nominations

A few months ago, the organizers of the Outstanding Young Achievers (OYA Awards) asked for entries. The same organizers have now released the full OYA Awards nomination list.




Although the public was given the power to nominate for 19 categories, the organizers retained the right to nominate the Person of the Year and select the recipient of the award.

Voting for the 19 public categories can be done via www.oyamag.com.ng/oyaawards2016

Here is the final list of nominees:

OUTSTANDING ACTOR OF THE YEAR

Adesua Etomi
OC Ukeje
IK Ogbona
Abimbola Craig
Tope Tedela
Linda Ejiofor
Kehinde Bankole
Olumide Oworu
Emmanuel Ikubese




MOST OUTSTANDING ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Falz der Bahd-Typ
Wizkid
Adekunle Gold
Simi
K Danielss Daniel
Patoranking
Mayorkun
Korede Bello
Lil Kesh
Ycee

OUTSTANDING BLOGGER / BLOG OF THE YEAR

Linda Ikeji
Zikoko
Pulse NG
Bella Naija
Eat.Drink.Lagos
Instablog9ja
TechPointNG
YNaija
Tech Cabal
The Naked Convos




THE MOST OUTSTANDING BRAND OF THE YEAR

BudgIT
We Cyclists
Farafina
Andela
Ebony Life TV
She Leads Africa
54 Artistry
Recycler
Terms
Pepsi

OUTSTANDING COMEDER OF THE YEAR

Emma Oh My God
Crazy Clown
SLK
A Roll
Kenny Blaq
Emmanuella
Josh2Funny
Husband Material
Akanm D Boy
Ushbebe
Maraji

OUTSTANDING CREATIVE WRITER OF THE YEAR

Tomi Adesina
Akintunde Aiki
Ifeoluwa Nihinlola
Christopher Oke
Adedayo Agarau
William Ifeanyi Moore
Adeyara Damilola
Binogun Winifred
Chukwuka Chukwumerije
Ayo Sogunro




MOST OUTSTANDING ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

Damilola Olokesusi (Shuttler)
Emmanuel Okena (Trakologie)
Toyin Towolawi (BMAT de Barber und BMAT Beauty Academy)
Joseph Ukpong (Ceunitonc Farms)
Mazi Ukonu (Recycling Punkte)
Ebunoluwa Momoh (Haus von Lady Fern)
Gossy Ukanwoke (BAU Forschung &
Ent Prosellers Nigeria Limited
Ayokunle Yoloye (Yox Studios)
Nnamdi Okoni (Die Führungskräfte)

OUTSTANDING FASHION DESIGNER OF THE YEAR

Adebayo Oke-Lawal (Orangenkultur)
Omowunmi Owonifari (Mo’fari Couture)
Kanyinsola Onalaja (Onalaja)
Temitayo Ilesanmi (TI Nathan)
Ejiro Amos Tafiri
Oluwatobi Akintoye (T 16 Welt der Mode)
Abimbola Oye-Akinnifesi (Reni Smiths)
Olakunbiyele von Kunbi)
Vouwe Omoko (Ovems Fashion)
Akabogu Olushoga (Linien von Chaab)

OUTSTANDING ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Haneefah Adam
Daniel Arthur-Baidoo
Okusaga Adeluwa
Segun Adesina
Laolu Sebanjo
Fola David
Osa ‘Osa Seven’ Okunkpolor
Oresegun Olumide
Ojayartworks Isimi
Taiwo

OUTSTANDING JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

Osagie Alonge – Puls Nigeria
Kemi Busari – Nigerianisches Bulletin
Samuel Ogundipe – Premium Zeiten
Hanah Ojo – Die Nation
Fisayo Soyombo – Das Kabel
Tobore Ovuorie – Premium Zeiten

THE MOST OUTSTANDING MAGAZINE OF THE YEAR

Mein Streetz Magazin
Savvy Magazine
Regenbogen-Magazin
Dynamix Magazine
Tush Magazine
Acada ??Extra
BlacknBold Magazine
Das Bug Magazin
Einfaches Magazin

See also: The full list of 2016 Headies nominees

OUTSTANDING MAKEUP ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Lolade Koleoso (MI PRO)
Kehinde Afodeso (ATOKE MAKE-UP)
Olatomilola Adenuga (TOMIS FARBPAVILLON & SCHÖNHEIT)
Sobayo Olufunmi (Make-up von Ayaba)
Tiwa Banjoko (TIWA BANJOKO MACHEN-ÜBER)
Omotayo Daniel (
Wimpernschmin -OVERS)
Wertvoller Sonntag (PRETTY DIVA)
Fatima Makeovers
Omakaro Loveth (KAROGLAM MAKE-OVERS)

OUTSTANDING MUSIC PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

DJ Coublon
Sele Bobo
Pheelz
Sarz
Tyemmy
Masterkraft
Young John
Jay Pizzle
Gospel According to de Beatz

MOST OUTSTANDING NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR

Bimbo & Friends
Bolaji Amoo
Cline Cuba
Saphire Youth Health Development
She Leads Africa
African Student for Freedom – ASFL
Enough is Enough Nigeria
Africa4Her Art Initiative
Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN)
Young Environmental Volunteers, Nigeria

MOST OUTSTANDING PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (TV & RADIO)

AkahNnani (TVC)
Ushbebe (Naija FM)
Ehiz (MTV BASE)
Eku Edewor (53 Extra)
Oreka Godis (Urban 96.1)
Zainab Balogun (Ebony Life TV)
VJ Adams (Sound City TV)
Bolanle Olukanni (Momente)
Pam Briggs
Wale Ozolua ( BEAT FM IBADAN)
Chuey Chu (PULSE NG)
Olayemi Ogunwole (TVC)

OUTSTANDING PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

Aham Ibeleme
Lakin Ogunbanwo
Obi Somto
Emmanuel Oyeleke
Tobinnator (TCD-Fotografie)
Jide Odukoya
Fifoluwa Adebakin
Yitschaq Abia
Tope Horpload
Prinz Mayson
Bernard Kalu

THE MOST OUTSTANDING MODEL OF THE YEAR

Mayowa Nicholas
Opeyemi Awoyemi
Uju Marshall
Obennebo Davidson
Olamide Ogundele
Victor Ndigwe
Rufai Adeola
Jennifer Stephnorah
Kelvin Godson
Omoh Momoh

THE MOST OUTSTANDING SOCIAL MEDIA PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

Olorisupergal
Instablog9ja
WhatsupIbadan Timilehin
Bello (Big Timi)
Oshundairo Hafeez
SplufikNigerian
Ambode Observer
Fati Abubakar
Die Pamilerin
Penzaarville Africa

OUTSTANDING TECH START OF THE YEAR

BudgIT
Jumia
Konga
Andela
Paga
Jobberman
Okadabooks