MOBO Awards 2017: Wizkid Received Congratulatory Messages From Former President Goodluck Jonathan and Sen. Ben Murray Bruce
Joy is celebrating joy in Nigeria and across Africa continent as our proud sons, Wizkid and Davido won two of the best Awards at 2017 MOBO Awards.
2017 MOBO Awards was a big night for Nigeria’s superstar singer Wizkid as he won the “Best International Act” and also, big record for Nigeria’s Entertainment Industry and to the world.
At this 2017 MOBO Awards, Wizkid beat the likes of Drake, SZA, Cardi B, JAY-Z, Kendrick Lamar among others, to take home the award.
After the great achievement hit
And goes viral, Nigeria’s Former president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan
congratulated Wizkid on Facebook saying the “win is a proud moment for Nigeria”.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan wrote:
When Nigeria does well, I cannot help but feel well. My happiness is tied to the happiness of Nigeria and when Nigerians break records and take the name of Nigeria to greater heights it exhilarates me. Thank you Wizkid for raising Nigeria’s flag high for the positive, not the negative. Your emergence as the Best International Act at the #MOBOAwards is a proud moment for Nigeria. And the fact that you emerged over JAY-Z and Drake makes it even more celebratory. WELL DONE. GEJ.
Also, The Chief Executive Officer of Silverbird and the Senator representing Bayelsa East Constituency, Senator Ben Murray Bruce also shared his congratulatory message via the Twitter. Read below:-
Dear @wizkidayo, I‘ve been in the entertainment business as an investor since 1980 and one of my proudest moments for Nigerian music is the day you defeated both Jayz and @Drake, two of the biggest stars in the world, to win the Best international Act at the #MOBOAwards well done.