MTV Base today revealed earlier today that Diamond Platnumz is the winner of the 2015 MTV EMAs Best African Act, meaning Nigerian artists Yemi Alade, Davido, AKA and DJ Arafat will miss out on the award. Scores of music fans visited mtvema.com to vote and Diamond Platnumz came out on top. Beating competition from AKA, Yemi Alade, Davido, and DJ Arafat. Diamond Platnumz will now go up against the winning act from India to be named Best Africa/India Act – and you can help him win. Voting is now open on mtvema.com until 24 October at 23:59 CAT. Previous Best African Act winners include Sauti Sol (2014), LCNVL (2013), D’Banj (2012 & 2007), Freshlyground (2006) and 2Face (2005).