Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr, popularly acknowledged as Shatta Wale, has been enskinned ‘Dancehall King’ by the Chief of Tamale.
Chief of Tamale, Nyeb-Dakpema Fusieni Bawa, enskninned the controversial singer as ‘Dancehall Naa’ (Dancehall King) at a ceremony in Tamale on Friday.
Hundreds of supporters and effectively-wishers trooped to the Dakpema Palace in Tamale for the ceremony.
“Thanks to his eminence the Main and elders of the palace in Tamale, the people and youth of Tamale for the honour bestowed on me. I know your prayers and like will fortify this union and open doors for the youth and men and women in Tamale and the rest of northern persons. I am humbled,” Shata Wale, dressed in a smock and some other regular regalia, reported soon after the ceremony.
After the ceremony, Tamale songs star, Maccasio joined Shatta Wale and hundreds of teeming admirers for a float across some principal streets of Tamale.
The dancehall act is scheduled to be part of Maccasio for a live performance at the Aliu Mahama Sports activities Stadium this Saturday, June 8, 2019.
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