Excellence Award: Ikechukwu Anyanwu of Arise Africa Voted '2020 Blogger of The Year' (Photos)




The Publisher of  Arise Africa Magazine and founder Arise Afrika Network Organization Comr. Ikechukwu Anyanwu, has been voted as the 2020 ‘Blogger of the Year’ in an online voting segment organized by a Canadian based, Nigerian Hon Emma Duru on his Facebook page

Anyanwu beat four other nominees including  Jude Pondis, Hardy Nwadike  (OTown Gist), Adaku Duru (Quingist) and Orjis Blog  — to emerge the winner in a massive voting by Nigerians via  online platform of Hon Emma Duru, Founder of Rejoice Africa.


The prestigious Excellence Awards, recognises and honours the outstanding impacts of leaders across several sectors and industries in the country. 

The Award is endorsed by Rejoice Africa, Just Believe Movement and well meaning Nigerians

Comr. Anyanwu who is also the Chairman,Online Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria Imo State Chapter was nominated for his vision, enterpise,  contributions in the media industry and for remaining consistent and innovative with Arise Afrika Blog.

According to Nigerians from across Africa, Uk and USA who massively voted Anyanwu during the period, the choice of the leadership blogger and Publisher of Arise Africa Magazine  was in recognition of his  hardwork, dedication and commitment to youth development across Africa


Anyanwu had been described as a man of impact, visionary leader whose commitment to changing the narratives in Africa is not in doubt. 

He is widely celebrated.

A statement on the social media handle of Barr.Odunze-Samuel Sandra Chioma reads:

"Hi Guys,So finally,the results of the 2020 super Blogger of the Year is out.


Ikechukwu Anyanwu-111 votes(1st)

Jude Pondis-59 votes(2nd)

Hardy Chinedu-11 votes(3rd)

Quingist-10 votes(4th)

OrjiBlog-7 votes.(5th)

I, Odunze-Samuel Sandra Chioma,Esq.  hereby Return Mr Ikechukwu Anyanwu as the winner of this contest haven gotten the highest votes.

The 1st - 3rd positions should pls forward their Account details to Him. Emma Duru for their Mula😋😋😋.

Thanks for Participating ❤️ "

Congratulations from all of us at Face of Arise Africa


The Online Cash Give Away Award came in the following categories:



1st Awurum Darlington,

2nd Ambrose Nwaogwugwu

3rd Clinton Yung-c Nnadi.

2nd Category: Female Creative Writers


1st Harriet Ijeomah

2nd Ezinne Precious

3rd Sylvia Boniface

3rd Category: 2020 Online Mc and Comedian


1st MC Bossman DaGodmc

2nd Mc Tboy Samuel

3rd Mc Chuks

4th Category: 2020 Friendly Online Pastor


1st Oc Freeman

2nd Evang Chidi Ibenado

5th Category: 2020 Diehard Party Man Of The Year


1st Ohalete Wisdom Mayor

2nd Ambrose Nwaogwugwu

3rd Ebuka Abazu.

6th Category: 2020 Supper Blogger of the Year


1st Ikechukwu Anyanwu

2nd Jude Pondis

3rd Hardy Chinedu

7th Category: 2020 Most Controversial Poster


1st Darlington Flowrymz Ibekwe

2nd Odunze-Samuel Sandra Chioma

3rd Citizen Ikenna Samuelson Iwuoha

8th Category: 2020 Artist of the Year


1st Maureen Sings

2nd Mayormike Okafor


9th Category: 2020 Oversee Based Most Impactful


1st Opera Kelechi

2nd Jamie Pajoel

3rd Emma Duru