OLX Soma Awards 2017

PREVIOUS WINNERS

SOMA Awards Winners 2016

Category Winner
Facebook Personality Award Jaymo Ule Msee
Twitter Personality Award Boniface Mwangi
Instagram Personality Award Jalang’o
New Blogger Award www.bellapacebooks.com
YouTube Channel Award Caroline Mutoko
Financial Services KCB Group
Manufacturing Bidco Africa LTD
Retail Jumia
Consumer Product Uber Kenya
Hospitality Bonfire Adventures
Technology Safaricom
State Corporations Higher Education Loans Board
Government Personalities Amb. Dr. Amina Mohamed
Most Social TV Show Award Churchill Live Show
Most Social Radio Show Award Capital FM: Hits Not Home Work
News Channel Award Citizen TV
Most Influential Media Personality Award Alex Chamwada
Student Leaders Babu Owino – University of Nairobi
Learning Institutions Kenyatta University
Most Social Sports Personality Julius Yego
Most Social Sports Club/Team/Association Kenya Sevens
Most Social Entertainment Personality Daniel Ndambuki aka Churchill
Social Responsibility Beyond Zero Campaign
Agriculture Category Shamba Shape Up
Bizyangu Expeditions Maasai Safaris
Personality of the Year Award Alex Chamwada
Corporation of the Year Award Expeditions Maasai Safaris

SOMA Awards Winners 2015

Category Winner
FINANCIAL SERVICES AWARD Equity Bank Kenya
RETAIL SERVICES/PRODUCTS AWARD Nakumatt
CONSUMER PRODUCT AWARD Nivea
EVENT ENTERTAINMENT AWARD Churchill Show
HOSPITALITY SERVICE AWARD Carnivore Kenya
TECH-TELECOM AWARD Safaricom
SOCIAL LEGISLATOR AWARD Ababu Namwamba
SOCIAL GOVERNOR AWARD Dr. Alfred Mutua
MOST SOCIAL STATE CORPORATION Huduma Kenya
MOST SOCIAL TELEVISION SHOW AWARD Jeff Koinange Live – KTN
MOST SOCIAL RADIO SHOW AWARD Radio Maisha – #AlexnaJalas
NEWS CHANNEL AWARD Citizen TV Kenya
MOST INFLUENTIAL MEDIA PERSONALITY Churchill -Daniel Ndambuki
MOST SOCIAL LEARNING INSTITUTION University of Nairobi
MOST INFLUENTIAL STUDENT LEADER Babu Owino – SONU
FACEBOOK PERSONALITY AWARD Israel Robert Burale
FACEBOOK GROUP AWARD 21 days of change – Jane Mukami
TWITTER PERSONALITY AWARD @brianmbunde
GOOGLE + PROFILE/PAGE AWARD Citizen TV Kenya
YOUTUBE CHANNEL AWARD Sauti Sol
NEW BLOGGER AWARD girlsansdoubts.com
INSTAGRAM PERSONALITY AWARD Sauti Sol : Sauti Sol
SPORTS Sportpesa
BIZYANGU Bonfire Adventures and events
ACTIVISM Boniface Mwangi
Special award for crowd funding for social good Zawadi Nyongo

SOMA Awards Winners 2014

Category Winner
Most Influential Facebook Personality Rita Oyier
Most Influential Twitter Personality Xtian Dela
Most Influential Instagram Personality ThisisEss
Most Promising New Blogger http://silvianjoki.com
Corporate with Best Customer Care Safaricom
Corporation with Most Creative Campaign Aromat – Unilever Kenya
Most Influential Corporate Personality Bob Collymore
SME of the Year Ma3Route
Most Influential SME Personality Eric Kinoti
Most Active State Corporation Kenya Power
Most Active County Government Nairobi County
Most Influential Government Personality Alfred Mutua
Television Show NTV – The Trend with Larry Madowo
Radio Show Capital FM – The Jam
News Channel Citizen TV Kenya
Most Influential Media Personality Daniel Ndambuki aka King’ang’i
Best Use of Social Media for Entertainment Sauti Sol
Best Use of Social Media for Charity Beyond Zero Campaign
Best Use of Social Media by Learning Institution Kenyatta University
Overall Personality of the Year Daniel Ndambuki aka King’ang’i
Overall Organization of the Year Safaricom

SOMA Awards Winners 2013

Category Winner
Artist of the Year Sauti Sol
Best use of Social Media- Advocacy Occupy Parliament
Best use of Social Media- Corporate Responsibility Bring Zack Back Home
Best use of Social Media- Events Safaricom Sevens
Best use of Social Media- Government Bodies Kenya Vision 2030
CEO of the Year Bob Collymore
Corporate Twitter Account of the Year Safaricom
Customer Service Facebook Safaricom
Customer Service Twitter Safaricom
Digital Channels NTV Kenya
Facebook Campaign of the Year Nairobi County
Facebook Fan page of the Year Bring Zack Back Home
Media Personality of the Year Daniel ‘Churchill’ Ndambuki
Most Influential Blogger Julie Gichuru
Overall Corporate Award of the Year Crazy Nairobian
Most Influential Media Personality Safaricom
Overall Social Media Personality of the Year Daniel ‘Churchill’ Ndambuki
Print Magazines Beyond Zero Campaign
Best Use of Social Media by Learning Institution Pulse Magazine
Radio Show of the Year Homerun – Easy FM
Social Media Innovation of the Year iVolunteer (Red Cross)
Television Show of the Year Churchill Show
Tweep of the Year Chief Kariuki
Twitter Campaign of the Year Occupy Parliament
Video Campaign of the Year Faiba
Facebook Personality of the Year Crazy Nairobian
Social Media Agency of the Year Squad Digital