Nigeria female pop star Tiwa Savage beats off competition from Davido, Shehkinah (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (Congo) Destruction Boyz (South Africa) to win the MTV EMA award.
The Mavins songstress who thereby becomes the first female to win the award was elated to have won despite strong competitions from Davido, Fally Ipupa and many more.
Tiwa Savage attended the MTV EMA awards show at Bilbao, Spain where she received her award for ‘Best African Act’.
After her win Tiwa Savage took to Instagram to thank God, her team, and fans.
Almighty God, you ARE so faithful. My savage soldiers you did this for us. You’ve stuck with me through the roller coasters, THANK YOU To my amazing team, this is just the beginning.
African Woman, this is for US
I’ve been through a lot but I’ve kept my head up and weathered the storm because I know some little girl somewhere is dreaming like I did