Wizkid bags a ‘Future’ award
Published on December 13, 2017
Nigerian hip-hop star Ayodeji Balogun popularly known as wizkid as won the ”young person of the year” at the 2017 edition of the prestigious future awards Africa.The future award Africa is an award that acknowledge talented young people with creativity through entertainment,
The 12th edition of the award took place at the federal place hotel,Lagos on Saturday and the award is for mainly young Nigerian of age 18-31. Wizkid emerge as the winner of the award amidst Adekunle Gold, Amaka Osakwe,Mary Njoku and Shinning Ayobami.
At the same time David Adeleke a.k.a David won the future awards Africa 2017 musician of the year, Davido emerge the winner of the future award 2017 in competing alongside with Tekno Miles, Adekunle Gold, Kiss Daniel and simi, said he hold no grudges against anyone. He said after receiving his award ”I no dey fight anybody o”.
The special guest of honor at the event Vice president yemi osibajo admonish the youth to endeavor to live a life free of corruption,ethnicity and tribalism, and that a great nation is possible through the upcoming youths.News men report that there are also awardees namely Olamide Bada, winner of the professional service, Ayobami Adebayo in the Arts and culture category, Kenny black won the comedy award.
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