Social Media was set on fire on the weekend when the President of Ghana, Nana Addo Akuffo, sent out a tweet to Reggae-Dancehall act, Shatta Wale.
Using a millennial tone of voice, the president tweeted
@shattawalegh, you do all!!! #KingAlready#BlackIsKing
The youth have been particularly excited about this post especially considering how big a deal this collaboration is to Ghana and the creative arts industry.
To shatta Wale and Ghanaians, recognition like this from the first man of the land is all that any artist can wish for in their homeland.
Responding to the President, Shatta Wale tweeted:
Story by Matilda Mensah Marfo