Grammy: Buhari told to give Wizkid, Burna Boy national awards

The leader of the New Nigerian People’s Party, NNPP, Olusegun Bamgbose, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to honor Grammy, Wizkid and Burna Boy Award winners

DAILY POST reported that the famous African giant Burna Boy won the award for best world music album ‘Twice as Tall’, while Wizkid also claimed Best Music Video for his song with Beyoncé; Brown Skin Girl, from Lion King: The Gift Chart.

“We are delighted that two of our renowned musicians have recently been awarded Grammy honors,” said Bamgbose.

“It simply came to our notice then. These musicians are very good and famous Ambassadors in Nigeria. They have certainly made the country proud at a very important time in our country’s history.

“They deserve respect from all Nigerians. This is a great challenge for our young people to be able to succeed in whatever they do as long as they are committed and hardworking.

“This should encourage them to put their talents to work. Talent is a natural gift from God and is not based on your education.

“Our young people should wake up and look in, they need to have something that can earn them a living if used properly.

“However, we urge President Buhari to quickly honor these great Ambassadors in Nigeria with national awards, they deserve it. ”

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