Currently in its fifth year, the award ceremony held on Saturday at the Accra International Conference Centre, Ghana with a host of stars gathered from across Africa.
Mr P who took to his instagram handle @peterpsquare on Sunday to express his joy over the award, dedicated to his family, fans and friends.
“I heard the Good news last night when I was already on stage in Guadeloupe! I would like to thanks God, my family, the organisers Afrima Awards and everyone who voted.
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“Your vote means a lot to me on this journey and I applaud AFRIMA for supporting and encouraging African talent globally.
“I dedicate this award to my family, fans, friends, and followers. I can’t claim it all, I didn’t do it all by myself.
“Everyone contributed to this success. In fact, it was a collective effort by all of us.(My band & Management) TEAM P Thanks once again!…,’’ he wrote.
Mr P, is known for his fascinating dance skill and energetic stagecraft
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Also, David Adeleke, a.k.a. Davido who won the award for ‘Artiste of the Year’ with his hit FIA.
The self acclaimed OBO beat out Tiwa Savage, Nasty C and Diamond Platnumz who were on same nomination category.
Other Nigerian artistes who won at the 2018 AFRIMA include; Mr Eazi, 2Baba, Falz, Tiwa Savage, Praiz and DMW producer, Fresh VDM. (NAN)