Sho Madjozi scoops Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award: 'Africa is coming, and we are coming for you'

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Sho Madjozi (Photo: Donald Chipumha)
Sho Madjozi (Photo: Donald Chipumha)

South African rapper Sho Madjozi and social media sensation Prev Reddy bagged the 2020 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards (KCA) for Favourite African Star and Favourite African Social Media Star respectively.

The Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together, will premiere on Friday at 16:10 (CAT) on NickToons (DSTV Channel 308).

Sho Madjozi was nominated alongside Shekhinah, Teni and Patricia Kihoro in the Favourite African Star category. Prev Reddy was nominated in the Favourite African Social Media Star category with Anne Kansiime, DJ Cuppy and Chané Grobler. 

The ecstatic Sho Madjozi said: "Our job is to work, move forward and never reverse, Nickelodeon thank you for this amazing award and to everyone that voted. I am so excited", she added: "World we have one message for you, Africa is coming, and we are coming for you." 

About his win, Prev Reddy said: "Yes we did it, thank you so much to the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards for nominating me in this category most importantly thank you to the kids that voted and to my fans who've become like my family and for making one of my biggest dreams come true, I am sending all the love and positivity during this difficult time." 

The show will be hosted by Victoria Justice (Victorious) and will be jam-packed with stars, surprises and slime. Kids around the world cast millions of votes for their favourite celebrities, movies, games and more.

This year's virtually produced show will reveal the winners through some of the most creative orange-blimp acceptances in KCA history.

Celebrities scheduled to appear on Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together include: Dwayne Johnson, Ariana Grande, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Camila Cabello, Millie Bobby Brown, Ellen DeGeneres, BTS, Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X and more!

SEE THE FULL LIST OF WINNERS HERE:

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