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Niniola Receives Award Of The Best Vocal Perfomance In The Headies

Niniola Apata was born 15 December,1986 known professionally as Niniola,grew up in Lagos.She is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.She participated in the sixth season of Project Fame West Africa in 2013.After releasing her debut single "Ibadi", she was nominated for Most Promising Act to Watch at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.

Niniola began her education both primary and secondary school education at Apata Memorial High School, and she earned a bachelor of education certificate from the University of Lagos.She comes from a polygamous family where she was the sixth of ten children, raised by three mothers and a father who was killed in 1995.

She describes her style of music as Afro-house, a blend of Afrobeat and house music. In an interview with Gbolahan Adeyemi of NGWide in 2015, she stated she loves singing in Yoruba because it makes the song delivery beautiful and also she is the older sister of singer Teni.

During the Headies on the 21 of February,2021 she was given an award as the best vocal performer on her soundtrack Addicted.

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