Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage has won the ‘Best African Act’ category at the 2018 MTV EMA Awards in Bilbao.
The MTV EMA 2018 Awards show was held at the Bizkaia Arena, Bilbao in Spain which saw Tiwa Savage go home with the award ahead of the likes of fellow countryman, Davido, Distruction Boyz (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (DRC), Nyashinnski (Kenya) and Shekinah (South Africa).
In other news, Tiwa Savage becomes the first female artist to achieve this honour and she was present on stage to receive her award which she dedicated to her son, Jamil and her fans.
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Undoubtedly, 2018 has been a great year for the Tiwa, who has seen a number of her songs and collaboration top the charts and also enjoyed a sold out concert at her first headline show at the Indigo at the O2 arena, UK earlier in September, maintaining her hold as the leading female artist on the scene.