Ugandan music star Edrisa Musuuza commonly known by his stage name Eddy Kenzo has been invited by President Museveni following the ‘weyayu’ phrase that went viral on social media.
The invite from Museveni comes in recognition of his contribution to Uganda and Africa after he recently won the Best African Entertainer award at the 5th edition of African Entertainment Awards USA 2019.
Kenzo took the happiness to his twitter account and tweeted; “HI GUYS!! THANK YOU THE HASHTAG WEYAYU I’M INVITED BY THE HEAD OF STATE. IN RECOGNITION OF MY CONTRIBUTION TO THE COUNTRY AND AFRICA AT LARGE.
“WHAT SHOULD I TELL HIM?
“#weyayu went viral obugalo”
The 30-year-old also made history in Colombia as the first ever African artiste to perform in the South American based country on 12th October 2019.
The 2015 BET winner received international attention after the release of his 2014 single, “Sitya Loss” with the song’s viral video that featured the Triplets Ghetto Kids.