Readers’ Choice: Awinja Beats Charlene Ruto, Others to Become Social Star of The Year 2022
- TUKO.co.ke conducted asking netizens to pick who they think was the best influencer of the year and they gave their reasons for their choice
- The social stars included on the list included First Daughter Charlene Ruto, radio host and TikToker Azziad Nasenya, actress Jacky Vike alias Awinja and influencer Pritty Vishy
- A majority of Kenyans picked Awinja as their social start of the year, saying her content was unmatchable and very unique throughout the year
This year so a number of female influencers step out and entertain people while also starting conversations based on the things they did or said.
Who Kenyans consider influencer of year
TUKO.co.ke conducted an online poll, giving fans an opportunity to pick who they think is the best social start of the year.
Among those who were shortlisted included President William Ruto's daughter Charlene Ruto, actress Jacky Vike alias Awinja, radio host and TikToker Azziad Nasenya and influencer Pritty Vishy.
The first daughter has been vocal and travelling to different countries on ‘official' visits with Kenyans wondering what office she was holding.
She recently left netizens with mixed reactions after saying that there was an office of the first daughter while introducing her team in Tanzania.
In the poll conducted, people picked Awinja as their best influencer of the year, beating the other contestants.
This is the post shared on TUKO.co.ke‘s Facebook page:
Here are some of the comments from the post:
Joseph Muriithi JM said:
“Awinja was in Qatar. International. Big up.”
Min Bianca said:
“Charlene Ruto anafanya nini kwa hiyo list si afadhali mgeeka hata Kinuthua kwa hiyo space.”
Moureen Keyaer added:
“I vote for Vishy, her confidence is unmatched.”
Shah Raw said:
“Awinja represented Kenyan madness to the world well this year. I vote for her, she did it with a lot of confidence.”
Milka Muteo said:
“I love Awinja na jokes zake.”
Elizabeth Keen said:
“Jacky vike. She's such a vibe, creating rib breaking content.”
Karuhi Sue said:
“Awinja all the way. Her content cuts across all age groups.”
Jojih Maish said:
“Jacky alinimaliza akiwa Qatar, hii imeenda.”
Kenyans pick actress of the year
A day ago, TUKO.co.ke reported Kenyans picked Jezebel alias Shosh as their best actress of the year.
She beat other nominated contestants like former Zora actresses Sarah Hassan and Jackie Matubia and Sultana's Mwanaasha Johari.
People said Shosh represented the true African mothers and was always herself in her skits making her more interesting to watch.