The Bloggers Association, BAKE, has apologized on the delay in launching the Kenyan Blog Awards 2016 Voting Phase in a blog post.
According to BAKE‘s calendar, voting stage was to kick off today 2nd of March for 5 blogs that made to voting stage in each category.
The delay is due to massive submission of blogs in the submission stage which saw a massive increase from 1800 blogs last year to 4899 blogs this year, almost triple. The was the highest number of submissions received since the inception of Kenyan Blog Awards in 2012.
The voting phase is expected to be announce as soon as possible for the final leg of the awards that will culminate in the announcement of the winner in a gala event on 7th May, 2016.