The BAKE Awards 2019 winners were announced Saturday night at an event held at the Utalii Hotel. The winners’ gala event was attended by some of Kenya’s top bloggers and influencers.
Big winners on the night included JustJoykendi.com, who won the overall Kenyan Blog of the Year category, Lyraoko.com in the photography category, leotunapika.com in the food category, africancityplanner.com in the environmental category and fashionablestepmum.com in the fashion and style category.
This year’s competition began on February 12th 2019, where submissions were accepted in the various categories. Thereafter, a panel of judges selected the best 5 nominees from the successful submissions in each category. Voting was opened on May 7th, 2019 which culminated in the announcement of the winners on 22nd June 2019.
The 2019 competition was sponsored by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, Safaricom, Tuko.co.ke, CDI Gadgets, and Konza City.
Below is the full list of winners:
1. Technology Blog: techtrendske.co.ke
2. Photography Blog: Lyraoko.com
3. Creative Writing Blog: magunga.com
4. Business Blog: businesstoday.co.ke
5. Food Blog: leotunapika.com
6. Environmental Blog: africancityplanner.com
7. Fashion and Style Blog: fashionablestepmum.com
8. Agricultural Blog: farmbizafrica.com
9. New Blog: thatgirlrelatable.co.ke
10. Corporate Blog: brightermonday.co.ke/blog
11. Topical Blog: untoldlivesofwomen.blogspot.
12. Sports Blog: mpira.co.ke
13. Entertainment Blog: zumi.co.ke
14. Education Blog: teachersnoticeboard.co.ke
15. Travel Blog: wangechigitahitravels.com
16. Public Health Blog: kalekyehealth.com
17. County Blog: amazingkisumu.co.ke
18. Religious or Spirituality Blog: penstrokes.co.ke
19. Lifestyle Blog: thisisess.com
20. Beauty and Hair Blog: cravingyellow.com
21. Video Blog (Vlog): Wahura Kabutha
22. Social Issues and Active Citizenship Blog: wandianjoya.com
23. Podcast: anchor.fm/amani-maranga
24. Kenyan Blog of the year: justjoykendi.com
Congratulations to all!