The ex-president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has hereby congratulated the top Nigerian artist, Wizkid and Burna Boy for emerging victorious at the Grammy awards.
This is the first time that the Nigerian stars won their Grammy award on Sunday.
Jonathan reacted on his Twitter page saying their success was an inspiration to Nigerian youth and all citizens.
Wizkid won the best music video for “Brown Skin Girl”, which Beyonce featured him in, while Burna Boy won the “Best Global Music Album” category in the 2021 Grammy awards.
He added that their success means that Nigerians were people of great potentials.
“Congratulations to Damini Ogulu, @burnaboy and Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun @wizkidayo for emerging as winners at the 63rd annual Grammy awards. They took one giant leap for both themselves and Nigeria.
The two top artist success is an inspiration to Nigerian youth and all citizens despite our challenges, we are a great potentials.
Nigeria will make more vital marks in key areas of human endeavour that aid human progress in science and technology, he added.