Nigeria pop sensation, Davido has won the award for Best International Act at the 2018 BET Awards but that is not all he won on the night.

The DMW boss becomes the first winner of the award to walk up to the stage at the live event to pickup his trophy.

The DMW music boss was nominated in the ‘Best International Act’ award category alongside Tiwa Savage, Booba (France), Cassper Nyovest (South Africa), Dadju (France), Distruction Boyz (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (DR Congo), J Hus (UK), Niska (France), Stefflon Don (UK) and Stormzy (UK).

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He emerged the winner at the  2018 BET Awards which held at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

In his acceptance speech for the award, Davido expressed his condolences to D’banj, who lost his 1 year old son in a swimming pool accident.

Davido also thanked Dbanj  for giving African artists the global platform they have today.

Congratulations Davido

Watch his acceptance speech below: