- The 2021 MOBO Awards went down over the weekend and several stakeholders in the entertainment industry were in attendance
- Nigerian singer Wizkid was among the big winners of the night as he emerged as the winner of the Best African Act category
- Female superstar Tiwa Savage was also in attendance and she presented an award category to a fellow colleague at the event
The much-anticipated 2021 edition of the MOBO Awards went down on Sunday, November 6 and it was indeed a night of celebration.
Top music stars and other creatives gathered around for the annual British music award which is dedicated to honouring achievements in ‘music of black origin’.
Interestingly, Nigerian superstar Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid was among the big winners of the night as he emerged as the winner of the Best African Act category.
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Wizkid also snagged the award for Best International Act at the award ceremony.
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Check out more winners from the award ceremony below:
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Best Performance in a TV Show:
Video of the Year:
Best HipHop Act:
Song of the Year:
Find the full list of winners here. Congratulations to every one of them!
Nigerians congratulate Wizkid
As expected fans and supporters of Nigeria's Wizkid were excited on his behalf and many congratulated the MIL singer.
Read some comments sighted below:
"My votes not in vain always good to be in this winning camp!"
"Take it or leave it. Wizkid is not anybody’s mate ooh."
"WIZKID .....what a story ...a big lesson for any dreamer out there."
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"Them still never believe say big wiz na number 1 in the whole Africa? Hmmm."
"Abeg How many awards Big Wiz don win this year alone Opor."
Tiwa Savage presents award
Singer Tiwa Savage was among the music stars who showed up at the award ceremony. Watch the moment she presented a category award below:
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that Wizkid added another achievement to his list of breakthroughs.
A photo of Wizkid holding his plaque made the rounds online and fans gushed as they celebrated the music star.