Nigerian musician, Temilade Openiyi popularly known as Tems, won the Best International Act award at the BET Awards 2022 last night.
The singer and songwriter hit Fireboy, Dave from the UK, Dinos from France, Fally Ipupa from Congo, Little Simz from the UK, Ludmilla from Brazil, Major League Djz from South Africa, and Tayc from France won.
Receiving the award, Tems has presented the award to all women who may not believe they can chase their dreams.
She said: “Thank you so much for this, thank you so much. It’s respect… I mean, this is my first prize program that I win and I want to use this as an opportunity to talk to all young, old, or whatever, every single woman looking at this, every little girl watching. this at home.
Where I come from, things like that don’t happen anymore. ”
Her annual black, musical, entertainment, and sports awards ceremony took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Sunday night, June 26th.