Kiba refused to perform before Wizkid citing the fact that he is more popular than the Nigerian in Kenya as such he should be the one raising the curtain for his performance. Wizkid on the other hand realised that he was being played to curtain raise for an artist who was beneath his level, he refused to perform.Wizkid eventually gave in to perform before Ali Kiba
There was a standoff when Tanzania’s Ali Kiba declined to perform before Nigeria’s Wizkid.
This is not the first time Ali Kiba is being favoured in Kenya as he is friends with Mombasa governor, Hassan Joho.
Few months ago, when Diamond Platnumz came to Kenya to perform at the ODM 10-year anniversary, he was made to perform before Ali kiba, his bitter rival. When Diamond Platnumz realised that he had been duped to curtain raise for his rival, he threw a tantrum and refused to exit the stage.
It took the intervention of the organisers to convince him to leave the stage., Kenya.