President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigerian pop stars, Ayodeji Balogun aka WizKid and David Adeleke aka Davido, on their awards at the Music of Black Origin.buhari

The Special Adviser to the president on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, on Friday said the President joined the teeming fans of the artistes in Nigeria and all over the world in celebrating the recognition, which saw Wizkid winning “International Best Artiste’’ award, while Davido won the “Best African Act’’.

“The President affirms that both singers have showcased the rich talents in the country, and brought pride to the nation through their many songs and performances, commending their dedication, hard work and charity works.

“President Buhari also calls on the upwardly mobile artistes to be cautious and mindful of likely distractions to their careers, urging WizKid and Davido to serve as ambassadors of the country and role models to upcoming musicians,” he stated.