Nigerian pop star Tiwa Savage is the Best African Act of the year; this is according to the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards (MTV EMAs). The 2018 MTV EMAs was held yesterday on November 4th in Bilbao Exhibition Center in Bilbao, Spain.

Tiwa is officialyy the first female to win the award in that category. She was in the same category with Davido, Nyashinski, Fally Ipupa, South Africa’s Distruction Boyz and Shekinah.

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In June this year, Tiwa Savage lost to Davido in the Best International Act category of the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards.

In 2014, Tiwa Savage won the Best Female Act at the African version of the reward scheme called MTV Africa Music Award (MAMA).

She couldn’t wait to announce the good news to her fans on Instagram and she wrote an inspiring message that said,

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.

 

Wizkid couldn’t help but congratulate her too on his Instagram page

He said,

Yes!! #no1Africanbadgyal!! God bless ya! Congratulations.

 

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Yes!! 🏅🏅🏅#no1Africanbadgyal!! God bless ya! Congratulations

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We are so happy for Tiwa! Black girls are killing the game.