- Trevor Noah is of Mzansi's greatest exports to the US
- The comedian keeps flying the South African flag very high on the world stage
- The star and his show, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, took home seven Webby Awards
PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Briefly.co.za News on your News Feed!
Trevor Noah continues to fly the South African flag high on the world stage.
The comedian has once again made Mzansi proud of him after he and The Daily Show with Trevor Noah scooped seven awards at the prestigious Webby Awards.
The awards, held by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (Iadas), are dubbed as the "Emmys for the internet content".
The awards honour the best internet content providers each year.
Trevor bagged the Webby Award for Best Web Personality/Host and Video and the Webby Award and Webby People’s Voice Award for Comedy: Shortform, Video. His Daily Show won a Webby Award and Webby People’s Voice Award in the Humour, Social category, according to TimesLIVE.
The star took to Twitter on Wednesday to celebrate his latest wins. He shared a hilarious video and thanked his team for their hard work.
READ ALSO: Peeps roast Khanyi Mbau on social media for her pale skin look
Trevor's fans congratulated him on his big win.
"Congratulations my brother I'm really happy for you and the show. Actually it is well deserved. It wasn't a mistake. God bless you."
"Congrats on the well-deserved seven Webbys! The Hopenclass community celebrates with you."
"Love you Trevor. Like your show you make people laugh, thank you."
"You deserve it. Keeping America going, we love you."
"Congrats Trevor. You deserve it! We love you!"
Briefly.co.za reported that tweeps foiled an attempt by Botswana to steal Trevor from Mzansi.
A social media post tried to claim that the star is from Botswana. South African social media users were quick to set the record straight. They replied with tweets of their own reclaiming the comedian.
Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!