The All Progressives Congress APC has stated youths in Nigeria are the best asset to the nation.
The ruling occasion stated this whereas congratulating Afrobeat sensations, Burna Boy and Wizkid on their Grammy awards.
APC in an announcement by the Nationwide Secretary of its Caretaker Extraordinary Conference Planning Committee CECPC, Sen. John James Akpanudoedehe described each artistes as inspirations to the youths.
A part of the assertion learn: “That is unarguably Nigeria’s largest second on the world’s music stage and an affirmation of our artistes and the colourful afrobeat style as a world musical power.
“Burna Boy and Wizkid’s Grammy awards are an inspiration to Nigerian youths as they proceed to make their mark in several endeavours. Our youths are our asset. Their creativity, expertise, vitality, innovation, and drive is positively impacting and altering the world at this time.”
The occasion famous that the awards have topped the efforts of the likes of Fela Ransome-Kuti who had been the principle progenitors of afrobeat/Afropop which has develop into mainstream music everywhere in the world.
“As a celebration, we’re immensely proud that our musical stars are main the pack of younger Africans who’re redefining the worldwide music area,” the assertion added.
Burna Boy’s album ‘Twice as Tall’ received the Finest World Music Album class whereas Wizkid received the Finest Music Video for his music ‘Brown Pores and skin Lady’ with Beyoncé, Blue Ivy.
Grammy Awards: Nigerian youths, our best property – APC