Kenyan singer Akothee is living proof that hard work pays.

Akothee whose story from grass to grace has always inspired many, is arguably one of the biggest secular stars in Kenya. Akothee whose hit song Give It to Me ft Flavour propelled her to national fame is a mother of five; two sons and three daughters.

Well, Akothee has added another award to her cabinet after she scooped the best video award with the song Benefactor in just concluded African Entertainment Awards, USA (AEAUSA).

Akothee wins the best music video of the year at AEAUSA

The award-winning singer who recently revealed that she will be taking a break from social media was competing against Tanzanian crooner Diamond Platnumz, Nigeria’s superstars Wizkid and Davido, Sauti Sol just to mention but a few in this category (best video award).