Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun was “incorrectly” awarded the Best African Act award at the MTV EMAs held in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
A statement posted on the website of MTV EMAs noted that Alikiba, Tanzanian singer, is the rightful recipient of the award.
The Best African Act category is usually presented a day before the actual show, and MTV EMAs says the error was made when the results were posted.
“MTV congratulates Alikiba, who has won Best African Act at the 2016 MTV EMAs,” the statement read.
“The news was revealed 10 November, after the incorrect...