The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has gifted Grammy Award winner, Burna Boy a land in Old GRA, Port Harcourt and money to build in celebration his (Burna Boy’s) latest feat.
Governor Wike who announced the gesture during Burna Boy’s homecoming concert for winning a Grammy staged yesterday March 27, in Rivers state also promised to give artistes who performed at Burna’s Homecoming Concert in Rivers State N10 million each.
He also described Grammy award-winning Afrobeat artist, Burna Boy, as the pride of the state.
Wike said this when Burna Boy, his parents and management team paid him a courtesy visit at the Government House, Port Harcourt on Saturday March 27.
“There is no Rivers person that will say he or she is not happy with the kind of pride you’ve brought us. I am very happy and I can tell you, whatever you think we can do to promote you, we will continue to do It,” he said