Veteran Fuji Music star, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal, popularly known as Kwam 1, has been awarded the UN-SDG Ambassador by the Civil Society Coalition On Sustainable Development at the International Stakeholders Conference on SDG.
The event took place at the Cultural Centre Kuto, Abeokuta.
The event was honoured by dignitaries including the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.
Kwam 1 was honored by the UN, barely few days after he celebrated his 61st birthday, due to his contributions to humanity through his music.
The musician received the award alongside other honorees like the Ogun State First Lady, Olufunso Amosun, prolific filmmaker, Tunde Kelani and many others.
The Civil Society Coalition is affiliated with the United Nations and it has over 150 registered civil society and non-governmental organisations under its fold in Nigeria.