The attack, which then spurred a series of attacks on South African businesses in Nigeria, saw various celebrities speaking out against the violence. Burna Boy, never one to hold back on his feelings, said he would never step foot in the country until the government fixed the issue.
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The concert aims to unite Africans around the world, especially following the xenophobic attacks.
In a recent tweet, Burna Boy noted that the show, tagged Africans Unite, will be the first of many. According to the African Giant, he will then donate part of the proceeds to the victims of Xenophobic attacks. He also expressed hope that everyone can keep contributing in their own way to make the world a better and safer place for each other.
See his tweet below:
The first of many! Part of the proceeds will be donated to the victims of Xenophobic attacks by me! I really hope we can all keep contributing in our own way to make the world a better and safer place for each other. #Africansunite , it’s bigger than all of us 🖤 pic.twitter.com/fpBrk4O1VG
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) November 9, 2019
Burna Boy is presently one of Nigeria’s biggest artistes. Last week, he shut down the London Wembley Arena, becoming the first African artiste to have a sold-out concert. He was thereafter given a plague of recognition after the concert.