Nominees for the sixth edition of audience data-based awards, the NET Honours People’s Choice Awards, were announced during the week.
According to a statement from ID Africa, owners of Nigerian Entertainment Today, this year’s edition features 35 categories, including 15 new voting categories that will give fans more power to choose their favourite celebrities for the awards.
Top artistes, Wizkid and Simi, lead the pack of NET Honours Class of 2022 nominees with four nominations each. Wizkid earned nominations for Most Popular Music Artiste (Male), Most Searched Music Artiste (Male), Most Popular Fandom (Music), and Most Watched Video. Simi also earned nominations for the Most Popular Musician (Female), Most Searched Musician (Female), Most Popular Fandom (Music), and Most Popular Couple, making her the most-nominated artiste for the second time in two seasons after her six nominations in 2021.
Davido and Burna Boy got three nominations each for the Most Popular Music Artiste (Male), Most Searched Music Artiste (Male), and Most Popular Fandom (Music) categories.
Other notable nominations include Mr Macaroni, Sabinus, Kiekie, Taaooma and Broda Shaggi, who secured two nominations each for Most Popular Comedian and Most Popular Social Content Creator.