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Nigerian musician Burna Boy has revealed that Ghana is the most peaceful place that he has visited in his entire life.
According to the ‘Ye’ hitmaker, he gets genuine peace anytime he visits the serene beaches in Ghana.
In an Instagram video that was sighted by YEN.com.gh, Burna Boy expressed love for Ghana and Labadi Beach.
After being asked where his favorite travel location is, he replied “Going to Ghana, because that is the only place that I have genuine peace.”
“When you go to Labadi beach and you are looking at the sea, there is line that separates the sky from the water, I feel like that is where God lives,” he added.
Instagram users on watching the video heaped praise on Burna Boy:
@kykysglam agreed with Burna Boy: “He’s right though! U need to have lived in or near the area to have experienced that! Especially when you find urself on the top floor of a house where u can actually see labadi beach! It’s breadth-taking.”
@profdublyn expressed support for what Burna Boy said: “Ghana y3 w) adze a oye. Outsiders always see how beautiful and peaceful our country is but some Ghanaians are always pessimist and don’t see anything good in Ghana.”
@jennifer_degraft expressed admiration for Burna Boy: “Burnaaaa I can’t love you less.”
@renatychristian had this to say: “We love you too @burnaboygram.”
@nana.quophi.55 commented: “God bless our motherland #Ghana.”
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Burna Boy’s mother, Bose Ogulu got a rapturous response following an epic acceptance speech at the BET Awards on Monday.
The 2019 edition of the award which celebrates black people in film, music and arts, was held at the Microsoft Theatre in California.
Ogulu received her son’s award for ‘Best International Act’ and thereafter reminded the African-Americans to keep Africa in mind.
She said, “Thank you BET, Thank you Africa because that’s the constituency for which we got noticed in the first place.
“The message from Burna, I believe will be that every black person should please remember that you were Africans before you became anything else,”
The speech earned her a standing ovation and viral reactions on social media, especially from African-Americans who agreed with her statement.
Hollywood actress, Yvette Nicole-Brown @YNB know Twitter, wrote, “Wisdom from @BurnaBoy’s mother #ForTheCulture at the @BET Awards:
“Remember, you were African before you were anything else. #BurnaBoy”
@KLE1967 said, “I’m happy to hear that. That’s an important message.”
@Edice tweeted, “Mother was deep with that statement! I felt that.”
NAN reports that Burna Boy’s mother has caught fan’s attention several times for her liveliness on stage, especially at shows and award ceremonies.
In January, she stole the show at the Soundcity MVP awards where her son clinched four awards, including the African Artist of the Year.
After appreciating producer, Phantom and Kanye West for the success of ‘Ye’, she told the crowd, “: “Expect more madness from Burnaboy this year.”