Rising young Ghanaian disc jockey, DJ Switch has been trending these past days for putting Ghana on the world stage. The eleven year old sensation is in New York for this year’s Goalkeepers and has been spotted having a chit-chat with the President of France, Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron.
DJ Switch in a video was seen praising and thanking her God for giving her a great opportunity to be on this years Goalkeepers summit.
“Holy Holy Jesus, thank you for for bringing me to New York city and thank you for protecting me. If not you, I won’t meet the President of France, Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron. Oh Thank you for all this. There is sooo much fan in New York and infact next time when I’m coming to New York again, I will tell my mother to put Shito, Gari, Milo, Nido and infact tell her to prepare Banku before I board my flight.”
The TV3 Talented Kidz Season 8 winner who was selected as one of the many speakers at this year’s event, has been updating her followers on her experience. She shared a video of her adorable moment with the French President after he made a powerful speech at the event.
She joined renowned personalities including Microsoft’s Bill Gates and wife Melinda Gates, UK Grammy award-winning singer Ed Sheeran, Malian songstress Fatoumata Diawara, Nancy Kacungira, The Brooklyn Youth Chorus and other speakers to share their stories of challenges, innovation, and leadership.
Goalkeepers is an event organized by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation that gathers emerging and established leaders in government and business, as well as activists and performers. It is dedicated to accelerating progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
At the 2018 edition, the Goalkeepers highlighted how the tremendous growth in youth populations will be a turning point for future progress in health, equality, and development. It will celebrate and inspire a new generation of young advocates who work on behalf of these causes.
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