Tuesday, October 27 2015
Tanzania's recording artist, Nasibu Abdul Jumma going by his stage name, Diamond Platnumz, is among the 2015 Europe Music Awards winners. The 26 year old beat African artists that include Davido, Yemi Alade and South Africa's AKA and Ivorian DJ Arafat plus indian musicians to take the Best African/Indian Act.
Other winners include Rihanna for Best Female, Justin Bieber for Best Look, Biggest Fans Award and Best Male.
"Just wanted to let you know that I have won the MTV EMA Best World Wide Act. This is not my trophy, it's our trophy, me and you," Platnumz noted in his tweet as he shared the good news. The awards took place at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy on October 25.
His baby mama, Zari Hassan, thanked the voters and fans too. "Thanking everyone who voted for hubby at the #MtvEma." Diamond Platnumz will be performing in Kampala on December 18, 2015.
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