The audience award will be chosen by one of Mzansi’s personalities

The audience award will be chosen by one of Mzansi’s personalities

South African personalities have gotten the popularity they deserve at this year’s E! People’s Choice Awards.

The audience award will be chosen by one of Mzansi's personalities

Five Mzansi ZAlebs dominate the African Social Star of 2020 category and other people have already started voting for his or her favorite.

Rapper, actress and poet, Sho Madjozi, Miss Universe Zozibini Tunzi, Emmy Award-nominee Thuso Mbedu, magician Wian van den Berg and model Karl Kugelmann are the five nominated celebs competing for the African Social Star award.

Speaking to a number of the nominees was Kat Srinivasan but the three media personalities Zozibini Tunzi, Thuso Mbedu, and Sho Madjozi were unavailable.

Karl Kugelmann was available for the news conference and spoke about his journey on social media. “I originally only thought it had been E! Africa and not E! Global. I can’t fathom it.” The social media star who has many fans on TikTok said, “I remember having sort of a 1 000 followers. I’m very blessed and really grateful to whoever chose me for this award.”

He spoke about what it takes to possess influence in social media, advising people on being consistent and stick with the proper content, “If I could break it down, you would like to be ready to roll in the hay a day.

“Lighting and song choice doubles the number of views. Lastly, I attempt to post within the evening, SA time. round the world, it’s like 12. in order that they are going to be ready to see my posts, too. That’s another tactic. The potential of this platform is outstanding .”

“SA’s Got Talent” magician Wian van den Berg said, “I started doing magic at 15, five years before I went on ‘SA’s Got Talent’. this is often a huge honor. I even have a thing for awards shows because I buy to ascertain the celebs that I really like .”

Zozi urged voters on her social media to use all of their votes and vote for her, “Big news you guys! I‘m so honored to be nominated for the E! People’s Choice awards! What’s so special about these awards is that the winner is set by the people. To vote on behalf of me please Tweet and use both the hashtags #ZoziTunzi and #AfricanSocialStar.”

Last year Bonang Matheba brought home the African Influencer 2019 award.

Speaking to SowetanLive Bonang said: “I think the timing is that the most vital thing on behalf of me, for E! Entertainment to recognize the African continent immediately … to ascertain the African continent for what it’s immediately, and that I think for myself to be at the height of my career.”