South Milwaukee (GVE) — President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday congratulated Wizkid and Davido on their awards at the Music of Black Origin, MOBO, awards which was held in London.
Special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Femi Adesina, on Friday, said the President joined the numerous fans of the hip-hop artistes to celebrate their achievement.
“President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates renowned hip-hop artistes, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, WizKid, and David Adedeji Adeleke, Davido, on their awards at the Music of Black Origin (MOBO).
“President Buhari joins the teeming fans of the artistes in Nigeria and all over the world in celebrating the highly deserved and meritorious recognition, which saw WizKid winning “International Best Artiste’’ award, while Davido picked the “Best African Act’’.
He commended the duo for bringing pride to the country through their songs and performances.
“The President affirms that both singers have showcased the rich talents in the country, and brought pride to the nation through their many songs and performances, commending their dedication, hard work and charity works.”
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo also hailed the duo on twitter saying; ”once again the talents, hardwork and enterprise of youth have been celebrated on the world stage. Congratulations to @wizkidayo and @iam Davido. You make us proud.”