Debo Adedayo fondly known as Mr. Macaroni has won the most coveted award category at the second edition of Trendupp Awards, – “The Force of Influence”, making him the influencer with the highest influence in the Nigerian social media space.
Trendupp Awards is recognized as Nigeria’s first-ever inﬂuencers and content creators award, poised to celebrate the indigenous efforts of creatives; from content creators and influencers to brands who have in various ways contributed to the active growth of the digital space in Nigeria.
The award which was held on Sunday, the June 12, 2022 in Lagos and celebrated 16 content creators, influencers, and brands across various categories.
The highlight of the award show was the unveiling of Mr. Macaroni as the Force of Influence, making him the Influencer and content creator who commanded the highest influence in the Nigerian social media space between March 2021 – March 2022.
As a content creator, his political satire has become an easy laugh endearing him to the hearts of many as “Mr freaky freaky” and his catchphrases that fast became the lingua franca “Ooin” and “You are doing well”.
Beyond that, his influence transcends the online space and he has rightly earned the title of a social justice advocate with his indelible impact on the #EndSars and #SoreSoke movements.
Receiving the award, the Mr Macaroni said: “I am very honored to receive this award as the Force of Influence. I’m humbled to have received this award on behalf of the other nominees as I know full well that any of them would be equally deserving of the award. I want to say a big congratulations also to all other winners, nominees, and every other creator.