Falz won the award for his role as a supporting actor in the movie “New Money,” edging out Saidi Balogun, Tomiwa Edun, Kunle Idowu, Gabriel Afolayan and Wale Ojo.
While receiving the award, Falz encouraged Nigerians to exercise their civic rights by voting at the coming elections in 2019.
“I think it that we perform our civic responsibility and actually vote in the coming 2019 elections. It is very very important if we want to see the Nigeria we all dream about,” he said.
Falz who was in the news for his controversial video “This Is Nigeria” won his first AMVCA award in 2016 for the role he played as Segun in popular Nigerian TV series “Jenifa.”
Congratulatory messages and reactions have followed Falz’s recent win.
See some below.