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In preparation for the next #IAMAWARDS in the next two months, this year’s nominees have been released.


The Influencer Awards Monaco, to be held this year in October 2020, garners an interaction with over 30 million viewers, reaching over 500 million people in 2019. The founder, Lolita Abraham, wanted to create an event that ‘promotes and recognises the profession of influencers.’ In October 2018, the Influencer Awards Monaco was actually dubbed the ‘Oscars of the digital world’, and this year’s nominees have a handful of wonderful influencers from the region.

Let’s take a look at some of the region’s nominees: 

Elnaz Golrokh

Elnaz Golrokh is a Dubai-based model, makeup YouTuber and influencer from Iran. With over 30K subscribers on her channel, as well as 2.8 million followers on Instagram, she has been nominated in the Beauty category this year.

Noelle El Saadany

Known for her brilliant life coach skills under the brand Change With Noëlle, this Egyptian-Tunisian influencer based in the UAE is the Chief Happiness Officer in helping you turn your life around. With 214K followers on her Instagram account, she has been nominated in this year’s Mentor category.

Farhana Bodi

Farhana Bodi, from India and now based in Dubai, is the founder of the brand and lifestyle blog @iwomanoftheworld on Instagram. She appeared in this year’s London Fashion Week, opening the show for UAE label Atelier Zuhra, and has 930K followers on her personal Instagram account. She has been nominated this year in the Lifestyle category

Fatema Alawadhi

Fatema Alawadhi is a Kuwaiti fashion and beauty blogger, who has gained widespread renown for her style advice and lifestyle tips, as well as her modelling. Known as JustFatema on Instagram, she has 187K followers, and has been nominated this year in the Fashion category.

Just Sul

Just Sul, whose full name is Shantinath Ganpat Sul, is a Zambian engineer turned comedian of Indian origin. With 6.1 million followers on Instagram, Sul is known for his Vines and now his TikToks, as he makes content often mimicking famous celebrity posts. Sul has been nominated in this year’s Entertainment category.

Said Ahmad

Said Ahmad is a Lebanese-Belgian content creator, working closely with others in the region such as Just Sul to create a solid social media platform. Going by itsjustsaid, he has 154K followers on Instagram, and has been nominated in this year’s Entrepreneur category.

These are just a few of the fantastic nominees from a variety of categories in this year’s Monaco Influencer Awards. Tune in on 10th October 2020 to watch the event live from Monte-Carlo.

Who are your favourite nominees this year?

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