US city, Boston declares March 2 ‘Burna Boy’s Day’

Boston, Massachusetts, United States, has designated March 2nd as “Burna Boy’s Day” in honor of the Nigerian artist.

This was written in a Boston City Council paper signed by Councillor Ruthzee Louijeune. The letter states that Burna Boy was honored for his “performances and advocacy works.”

The document read inter alia: “Boston’s commitment to recognizing and celebrating culture and diversity is evident in the range of cultural events, festivals, and community initiatives that showcase the city’s multicultural landscape and:

US city, Boston declares March 2 ‘Burna Boy’s Day’
Burna Boy, Nigerian artist. source: Google

“Whereas, Burna Boy’s legacy serves as a reminder of possibility, reminding us to continue amplifying voices that have long been silenced or overlooked, now, therefore be it resolved: That March 2, 2024 is designated Burna Boy Day in the City of Boston.”

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