Nigerian singer, Burna Boy on Sunday won the Best International Act for the second consecutive year at the just concluded virtual BET Awards 2020.
The Nigerian singer beat Innoss’B (DRC), Sho Madjozi (South Africa), Dave (UK), Stormzy (UK), Ninho (France), and S.Pri Noir (France) to win the award at the first-ever virtual BET Awards.
BET Awards honour Black excellence in entertainment and sports.
British supermodel, Naomi Campbell presented the Best International Act award to Burna Boy, who gave his acceptance speech virtually.
Burna Boy in his acceptance speech said: “I’ll like to use this opportunity to say that sometime around 1835, there was a mission to turn Africa into a dominated nation.”
“Now is the time to overturn that and go back to the royalty that we were, because, in order for black lives to matter, Africa must matter”