Nigerian singer to represent Ukraine in Eurovision contest

Nigerian singer to represent Ukraine in Eurovision contest

- A Nigerian singer has been selected to represent Ukraine in a European music contest

- The young man who is part of the music duo, Jefferi and Andrew known as TVORCHI were selected for the Eurovision contest

- Eurovision is an annual international song competition with participants from European countries

There is a general belief that Nigerians abroad often excel in whatever walk of life they find themselves in, and this story is no different. A Nigerian artiste based in Ukraine is going to represent the country in a music fest.

The young man, Jefferi, who is part of the music duo known as TVORCHI, was selected to represent Ukraine after his music group emerged top, alongside two others; KHAYAT and David Axelrod.

According to reports, these groups contested alongside 8 others, in the semi-finals which took place on February 8.

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Jefferi and his music partner, and the two others, have qualified for the national final which is going to take place on Saturday, February 22, 2020.

The Eurovision Contest is an annual international song competition, with participants representing primarily European countries.

Each participating country submits an original song to be performed on live television and radio, then casts votes for the other countries' songs to determine the winner.

Meanwhile, following Burna Boy's recent tirade on Twitter about being the best and having no one but himself to thank for, for paving his way in the industry, the backlash online continues to grow amongst Nigerian music lovers who tagged him arrogant.

Well, Uti Nwachukwu thinks otherwise about the singer's stance. According to the media personality, people should show gratitude to Burna Boy for putting some respect on Nigeria internationally.

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