Mavin first lady, Tiwa Savage has defeated Davido to win the best African act category of the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards (MTV EMAs).
The Nigerian singers were nominated alongside Nyashinski (Kenya) and Shekinah (South Africa), Distruction Boyz (South Africa), and Fally Ipupa (DRC).
Reacting to her win at the 2018 MTV EMAs, Savage took to her Instagram and dedicated the feat to African women, adding that “this is just the beginning”.
Her post reads:
“Almighty God, you ARE so faithful. My savage soldiers you did this for us. You’ve stuck with me through the roller coasters, thank you,” she wrote on Instagram.
“To my amazing team, this is just the beginning. African Woman, this is for US
“I’ve been through a lot but I’ve kept my head up and weathered the storm because I know some little girl somewhere is dreaming like I did.”