Multitalented Nigerian singer and pianist, Cobhams Asuquo, was honoured with the prestigious Man of Courage Award at the 8th EMY Africa Awards.
In his heartfelt acceptance speech, Cobhams reflected on the extraordinary courage it took to navigate the challenges of growing up as a blind individual in Africa during the 1980s.
The multi-talented artist set the tone for the event with his captivating performance, enchanting the audience with his melodious voice. His musical repertoire included a masterful rendition of “Jailer” by Asa, demonstrating his exceptional musical prowess.
During the event, Cobhams shared his enthusiasm, emphasizing that this marked his inaugural attendance at the EMY Africa Awards, and he expressed genuine delight in being part of the celebratory occasion. The award is a testament to his remarkable courage and musical contributions.