President Magufuli Honors Diamond with Presidential Hat
8 September 2020
[Photo Credit: The Citizen]
By Paul A.
On Monday, Diamond was on the campaign trail with Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli in Mwanza performing several hit songs.
After finalizing his performance, Magufuli invited Diamond to the podium where gave him a ‘cowboy’ hat.
Through his Instagram account, Diamond revealed that he will treasure the hat just like one of his awards over the years.
He shared a short video while putting the hat in his awards cabinet from different award galas.
“Thank you so Much Mr President Dr. John Pombe Magufuli.. this Hat means a lot to me and all the youth who have different dreams in Life....words can't express how grateful i am for this Hat Mr President Dr John Pombe Magufi....am Humbled & Grateful.....Shukran sana ndugu zangu wa MWANZA mtoto wenu nimefika Dar es Salaam salama.... Asante,” posted Diamond.
Ahead of the upcoming general elections in Tanzania, Diamond has been part of the CCM campaign trail.
Alongside other Wasafi musicians, Diamond has composed songs in honor of the party. He is part of the campaign trail with musicians like Alikiba, Harmonize, Nandy, and Rayvanny.
A number of artistes including Diamond’s manager Babu Tale, Mwana FA among others have joined politics and are seeking parliamentary seats.
Babu Tale was elected unopposed and is currently awaiting his swearing-in later this year.