Nollywood Actress Fathia Balogun has picked up up the award for the ‘Lead Actress’ in a film at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards, (NEA) which held in New York, USA on Sunday, September 4.
The movie star beat top Nollywood actresses Omoni Oboli, Adesua Etomi, Genevieve Nnaji, Nse Ikpe-Etim and Belinda Effah to win the award after her complete immerse role in the movie titled ‘Ishanna’. The movie was released in 2015 and it featured other top Nollywood actors including Muyiwa Ademola, Kenny George, Babatunde Usman, Keji Alausa to mention a few.
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Speaking on her award Fathia Balogun said: “I am honoured to have this recognition bestowed on me at this level. We put a lot of effort into the project, and everyone is deserving of this award”.
This award makes the list of Fathia Balogun’s 2016 awards including City People Recognition Award and One of Most 100 Most influential Deltans Award.