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Keep your cheap awards that peel - Davido blasts AFRIMA organizers

14 November 2017

We were excited and anxious earlier in the year when some of our favourite acts from across Africa were nominated for Best African Act at the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs).

According to Afrima organisers, Tuku was invited as a culture diplomat and dignitary alongside Zimbabwe's deputy Tourism minister Anastacia Ndhlovu, South African Tourism minister Tokozile Xasa and Ghana's Culture minister Elizabeth Ofosu-Agyare.

Others are Shayfeen (Morocco), Thandiswa (South Africa), Emtee (South Africa), Tiwa Savage (Nigeria), Asikey (Nigeria), Neza (Rwanda), Toofan (Togo), Nduduzo Mhakatini (South Africa), Nsoki (Angola), Halmelmal Abate (Ethiopia), The Dogg (Namibia), Adaza Cookey (Nigeria), Shyn (Madagascar), DJ Coublon (Nigeria) bagged one award each. Award wey dey peel. Even the one wey I collect don peel finish.

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Upon listening to this stupid question, Vidya said, "I am happy the way I am and whatever I am doing. The reporter asked Vidya , "All your films that we have seen so far, have been women-centric films".

"My name is David".

"I am truly overwhelmed, this is something that I was not expecting but I thank God for granting me this prestigious award".

The singer also advised "people" who wish to congratulate him on his win to save their effort, saying, "I don't need it".

Keep your cheap awards that peel - Davido blasts AFRIMA organizers