Well in Kenya Social media has helped change lives by through creation of jobs and business opportunities and becoming an integral player in governance, healthcare, and retail businesses this is done through speeding up delivery of services and accountability to the public.
Nominations are now opened for the 2017 edition of the well known and celebrated Olx Social Media Awards (SoMA). Following the launch of this year’s Awards, Kenyans can now nominate individuals and organizations who have made a significant positive impact on the society through the use of the various social media networks.
This year’s ceremony will be held in June and will recognize influential social media users in various categories including:
- Social Network
- Social Corporation/brands
- Education institution
- Most Influential Personalities in different fields
There are some new categories which include:
- Fashion personality Award
- Entrepreneur Award
- Humanitarian Award
You can head over to SOMA Website and nominate your favorite personality for a chance for them to be recognized as The Smart Kenyans who utilize social media for the positive impact in society.