Tanzanian bongo flava artist and dancer  Nasibu Abdul Juma popularly known by his stage name Diamond Platinumz won the best African/Indian award at the 2015 MTV EMA which took place in Milan last night.. He beat African musicians including Nigeria’s Yemi Alade and Davido and South Africa’s AKA.

Diamond has been congratulated by artistes from all over Africa, including Vanessa Mdee and Victoria Kimani. Ne-Yo also took to Instagram to congratulate the “Mdogo Mdogo” singer. Diamond beat Priyanka Chopra, a world renowned Bollywood actress, known for being Miss World 2000 and her song “My City” which features Will.i.amc

Platinumz went ahead to thank his fans on Instagram;

“This is not my Trophy it’s our trophy, me and you  because I believe without your Votes I wouldn’t have made it… wanna thank God my Africa and All Worldwide fans, My fellow Artists, Media without forgetting my Family and Management….Many thanks to @MtvEma & @mtvbaseafrica for recognize my efforts



Msanii congratulates Diamond Platinumz for representing Africa on a large scale.