Full Name: Nnenna Egwuekwe
Born: 22 September, 1992
Birth place: Lagos State, Nigeria
Education: Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, University of Wollongong
Famous as: media personality
Years active: 2007–present
Home town: Imo State, Nigeria
Biographical and educational history
Nenny B is from Imo State and was born in Lagos State, Nigeria. She went to Aloysius Primary School, Abuja for her primary school education and had her secondary school education in the same Abuja.
She also went to Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University where she got a degree in English and Mass Communication, before going to University of Wollongong for her master’s degree.
Nenny B started her career in 2007 when she debuted her stage appearance in the 2007 Kora Awards, opening the stage for 50 Cent.
In 2009, Nenny B continued in the broadcasting industry, as an intern for Africa Independent Television, AIT, in the show “Matters Arising”.
She came into limelight in 2012 and followed up in 2014 for her performance in the Reality TV shows, X Factor West Africa and Star the Winner Is.
Nenny B joined News Agency of Nigeria, NAN as a journalist and worked on her editing skills, before later becoming an editor.
In 2014, Nenny B joined Hot 98.3 FM as the host of Daily Drive Time Show and Battle Of The Sexes.
In 2017, Radio Magazine placed her on its cover, featuring her atop its “Top 20 Best Radio Presenters in Nigeria” list.
She has formerly hosted My Big Nigerian Wedding, La Belle Africa, Trace Afrobeat Show, Johnnie Walker Jazz & Whiskey Night, AMVCA After Party, Jamrock, Celeb Living.
In November 2017, she became an ambassador for Nkataa Company. She now works as a VJ for MTV Base Africa, since 2018.
Endorsement ambassadorship deal
Nenny B is the West African delegate for the Vanuatu passport citizenship programme.
Nenny B is a social influencer who handles social media and creates content for various brands.
she has done activations for various brands such as Coca Cola, Marten, Remy Martin, Pepsi, Hennesy, Gleniiddich, etc.
She bagged her first endorsement with “ nkataa.com as an ambassador, moving on to securimg bigger endorsement deals with the likes of Remy martins.
Nenny B Awards and recognitions
Best Entertainment Personality at the 2013 Abuja Entertainment Awards
Best Female on Air Personality” at the 2015 Peace Achievers Awards
Sexiest Female On Air Personality” at the 2016 Nigeria Broadcasters Merit Awards.
She was nominated for the “Best Female On Air Personality” at the 2017 Exquiste Ladies Of The Year Award and also nominated for the “Best Radio Show” at the 2017 Nigeria Broadcasters Merit Awards.
She was also nominated for “Fresh Media Personality” at the 2018 Scream Awards.
She won the “TV Personality of the Year” at the 2019 Nigerian Hype Awards.