Fathia Balogun has scooped up the award for the Lead Actress In a Film at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards, which held in New York, USA on September 4th 2016.
Fathia balogun beat Omoni Oboli, Adesua Etomi, Genevieve Nnaji, Nse Ikpe-Etim,Belinda Effah to win the award after her completely-immersing role in the movie titled â€œIshannaâ€
â€˜Ishannaâ€™ was released in 2015 and it featured other top Nollywood actors including Muyiwa Ademola, Kenny George, Babatunde Usman, Morenikeji Alausa to mention a few.
Commenting on the award, Faithia Balogun said:-
â€œI 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 awardâ€.
This NEA award makes the list of Faithia Balogunâ€™s 2016 awards including City People Recognition Award and One of Most 100 Most influential Deltans Award.