Buhari Shuns WizKid, Davido, Burna Boy To Award Kwam 1 National Honours

Nigerians have aired various opinions as one of Nigeria’s finest Fuji musicians, King Wasiu Ayinde, popularly known as Kwam 1, is among the latest celebrities set to receive national honour from the Federal Government.

It was gathered that K1 was among the 437 Nigerians to receive national honours from President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 as he will be honoured with the rank of Member of the Order of the Niger (MON).

The national honours are given to individuals from different walks of life such as politicians, public officers, security officers, businessmen, monarchs, and religious leaders, athletes among others.


The Fuji musician confirmed the receipt of the conferment letter and expressed his gratitude to the Federal Government for being listed among recipients of the National honours. K1, who recently celebrated 50 years on stage as a performing musician, is billed to receive the honour from President Buhari on Tuesday 11th of October, 2022.

Meanwhile, some of the reactions by Nigeria are highlighted below:

Generalboi_1 wrote: “Congratulations Alhaji but bubu dey craze so federal government don know say Entertainment na one of the future wey everybody dey talk about nice one.”

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