Comic Nigerian rapper, Falz has won his second Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) at the just concluded event held the Eko Hotel and Suites on Saturday.
Falz won the award for his role as a supporting actor in the movie “New Money,” edging out Saidi Balogun, Tomiwa Edun, Kunle Idowu, Gabriel Afolayan and Wale Ojo.
While receiving the award, Falz encouraged Nigerians to exercise their civic rights by voting at the coming elections in 2019.
“I think it that we perform our civic responsibility and actually vote in the coming 2019 elections. It is very very important if we want to see the Nigeria we all dream about,” he said.
— Jaguda_Pikin (@Djruffee) September 1, 2018
Falz who was in the news for his controversial video “This Is Nigeria” won his first AMVCA award in 2016 for the role he played as Segun in popular Nigerian TV series “Jenifa.”
Congratulatory messages and reactions have followed Falz’s recent win.
See some below.
Falz went from being the first musician with an AMVCA to becoming the first musician with two AMVCAs. Levels.
— World Publicist (@IsimaOdeh) September 1, 2018
After Falz Performance at the #AMVCA2018:
IK Osak(Host) said "In my next life I want to be a music artiste so I can have irresponsible girls dancing around me"
My thoughts: I find this very insulting, not because am a professional dancer or model or vixen but because am a woman
— South East Boss Lady (@SEastBossLady) September 1, 2018
‘I wanna be like Falz & Banky, chop from music, chop from movies’ – Cobhams Asuquo 🤣🤣🤣 #AMVCA2018
— FAVOUR ONYEOZIRI (GCFR) (@Rouvafe) September 1, 2018
It's so nice to hear falz speak proper English… 😂… Dude can speak spoke and spake English #AMVCA2018
— incomplete Dr (@_Dr90210) September 1, 2018