Nigerian-British gospel singer, Muyiwa Olarewaju has been awarded as an officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Queen’s birthday honors list, pesented by The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, for his tremendous accomplishments and work in his community.
Queen Elizabeth bestows OBE honours to British citizens involved in business, charity, culture and entertainment, along with science and sport twice a year.
Sharing the news on his Instagram page, he wrote; “For Services To Music. Thank you to everyone that has relentlessly invested in this “young man”, you made it possible…. A lecturer of mine told me no one is paying attention to you doing gospel music…..years later, here we are…. #grateful.”