Popular Nigerian Afrobeat artist Burna Boy picked up the BET Award for the Best International Act for the second time in a row and his acceptance speech was pure gold.
After Burna Boy successfully snatched the converted award from Stormzy, Sho Madjozi, and a few others, he expressed his view on social issues pertaining to the continent.
Oluwa Burna said,” Now is the time to overturn that and go back to the royalty that we were. Because in order for black lives to matter, Africa must matter.”
Listen to the full speech below: