By Tawonga Sesani
BLANTYRE-(MaraviPost)-The London Political Summit and Awards has appointed Tay grin Limbani Kalilani real name as an ambassador for the 2020 summit, representing Malawi and the entire Southern Africa (SADC).
In a statement made available to Maravi post The rapper-cum- politician has accepted the position saying he is committed to continue championing the space for youths in politics, business and arts in Malawi and Africa.
“I am aware that this latest appointment comes after the same institution awarded me the “Emerging young Politician Award in 2019. I don’t take both for granted and I commit to continue championing the course and space for youth in politics, arts and business in Malawi and Africa” said Nyau King.
London political summit global ambassador Dr Josophine Ojilambo said the award is in recognition of democratic leadership and to the role of music and culture in social transformation in Malawi.
“We are convinced that you would be a great role model and an inspiration to many young people in Malawi and across southern Africa” reads part of the appointment letter.
The conferment of this award is planned to take place in London during the 5th Anniversary of the Summit’s existence.
Kalilani a member of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) contested in the May 2019 tripartite elections for Lilongwe City Center Constituency but he was unsuccessful.