In a highly surprising turn of events,
Nigerian music sensation Wizkid has been
made to surrender the Best Africa Act award
he won at the MTV Europe Music Awards
recently held at the Ahoy Stadium,
The ward has been given to the Sony Music Entertainment
Africa signed artist out of East Afrca and Tanzania – Alikiba.
MTV EMA has issued an official statement saying:
“MTV congratulates Alikiba who has won Best African Act at
the 2016 MTV EMAs.
The news was revealed November 10 after the incorrect results
for Best African Act were posted late Sunday night November 6
due to an error.
Six Worldwide Act winners, including Wizkid, were selected by
an international committee of MTV executives to recognize
current artists who are rising to have a wider Geographic appeal
beyond their local region. The winners were chosen based off a
range of criteria including international MTV video play, radio
airplay, streams and sales across multiple territories and