Watch the moment American singer-songwriter, and actress referred to as the “Queen of Pop”, commended rising Nigerian Afro-pop star Rema who is currently on his Rave & Roses World Tour in the United States.
Madonna was on camera in a warm embrace with the Nigerian act and referred to him as a “Great Performer”
Video: Ghanian lawmaker Ablakwa wants national attention on language preservation
In this video, Ghanaian parliamentarian, Sam Okudzeto Ablakwa, argues that issues around the preservation of language and local dialects must be treated as urgent national attention that must be escalated to the highest level by all arms of government and agencies.
“Language is so important, that is what represents our heritage, culture, and tradition. if the language goes extinct, the people are gone, their culture is gone, and their heritage is gone,” Ablakwa said.
The former Deputy Minister for Education and Information also decried the lack of personnel to impact linguistic knowledge at various levels of education.
Watch the video below:
Video: Sports minister vows support for Nigeria’s Iwobi against cyberbullying
As reactions continue to trail Nigeria’s loss in the final of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to host country, Cote d’Ivoire, on Sunday, Nigerian sports minister, John Eno, has met Super Eagles midfielder, Alex Iwobi, to express solidarity after a series of online abuses targeted at the player.
Iwobi has been the subject of cyberbullying over perceived underperformance against the Ivorians on Sunday. He revealed in the video that he had to take himself off social media to get over the attacks.
“I am aware of something that is going on on social media. As a ministry, we are going to make a statement against this kind of bullying, not just about you but about all our sportsmen. We are very concerned about how our sportsmen are treated,” Eno said.
Watch the video below:
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