Tribe of Influencers hosted the inaugural Blogger Awards in support with ZOL and Fine and Country. The awards were hosted at the popular creative hub, Moto Republik on 9 March and was a night dedicated to local Zimbabweans creators
Dressed by Nandi
Tribe of Influencers are the largest network of digital influencers and creators in Zimbabwe.The Zim Blog were based on public nominations ,public votes and a judge panel and the overall aim of the awards are to showcase and acknowledge local bloggers , vloggers , photographers and content creators.
Smiles with the Tribe of Influencers Team and ZOL
The awards and cocktail were a fantastic way for local bloggers to connect and network. Meeting the online personas and sharing tips and recommendations. It was pleasure to also engage with event sponsors and corporates who are know even more invested and interested in local influencers.
Sponsors of the Zim Blog Awards , ZOL
It was a humbling and encouraging moment to receive the “ Lifestyle Blogger” award for 2017-2018. The moment was surreal and a true honour to be recognised for the work and content put into my blog. I would like to thank you everyone who voted and continues to support Kicking it With Mimi . From the likes , shares , comments , my team both technical and glam squad and to the amazing KIWM partners . I must say I am loving my prizes from Fine and Country too for the lifestyle category.
Receiving my prize from Fine & Country Zimbabwe
Kudzanai a team member of the Tribe of Influencers added , “ The local blogging industry is becoming more viable and vibrant” and that is certainly true , it is hard for local corporates to ignore the power of influencers and blogging in Zimbabwe . The full list of the winners is available here : https://www.facebook.com/tribeofinfluencers
For a local content creator like myself , it is commendable that awards like the Zim Blog Awards are acknowledging local talent and creating a platform for content creators to be celebrated.
We look forward to more awards, events and organisations which show case local talent. Thank you again to everyone who voted and supports KIWM. It was just a few years ago KIWM was just a university project it has now transformed into a beautiful site designed by the talented Zim Jedi and developed by Kuda , the blog is now redefining African Lifestyle – its been an exciting journey and I look forward to more chapters with you.