Ex-president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan and the senator representing Bayelsa East senatorial district, Ben Murray-Bruce, has congratulate Wizkid on winning the best international act at the MOBO Awards 2017.
The Nigerian superstar was able to make Nigeria and Africa as a whole proud after clinching the award beating the likes of Jay-Z, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, Cardi B and many others.
The ex-president took to his facebook page to congratulate the starboy, he wrote:
“When Nigeria does well, i can not 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 exhilirates me.
“Thank You Wizkid for raising Nigeria’s flag high for the positive, not for the negative. Your emergence as the Best international act at the #MOBO Awards is a proud moment for Nigeria. And the fact that you emerged over Jay-Z and Drake makes it even well celebratory. Well Done.”
Ben Bruce also wrote on his twitter page:
“Dear @Wizkidayo. i have benn in the entertainment industry as an investor since 1980.
“One of my proudest moments for Nigerian music is the day you defeated both Jay-Z and Drake, teo of the biggest stars in the world to win the best international act at the MOBO Awards well done.”
Former Vice president, Atiku Abubakar was also among the list of people who sesnds their congratulatory message to the Starboy.
However Wizkid who felt very happy after every moments, also wrote on his instagram page:
“Thank you @moboawards, this one is important for Africa! Blessings and love forever.