Lagos – Nigerian comedian Basketmouth  has been honoured with 'Basketmouth day' in America.

The Mayor of the City of Houston 'Annice D. Parker, has declared the 17th of July as Basketmouth Day in Houston, Texas in recognition of his contribution in integrating the Nigerian American Community through his art for the past 6 years in Houston.

The congressional recognition ceremony will hold on July 18th, same day as his One Man Stand Comedy Concert 'Basketmouth Uncensored' in Houston at Ayva Center. 

He becomes the first  Nigerian entertainer to be given the honour.

He shared the good news on Instagram and captioned it: And yet again…. GOD is partial with me. Step by step, it can only get better.

 

 

And yet again…. GOD is partial with me. Step by step, it can only get better.

A photo posted by Basketmouth (@basketmouth) on Jul 8, 2015 at 2:20am PDT