Billionaire musician Grand P whose real name is Moussa Sandiana Kaba has been named Guinea's newest culture ambassador to Mali.
This, he revealed on his Facebook page after he visited the country when he accompanied President Mamady Doumbouya. Interim President Assimi Goïta received him.
"All the honours for me to represent my country as an ambassador of culture in the brother country #Mali in the company of his Excellency Mr the President of the Republic of Guinea #Colonel_Mamady_Doumbouya for the Independence Day 62 years. Thank you, Mr. President #Assimi_Goïta Servant of the people," the 31-year-old artiste wrote.
"Thanks to his Excellency Mr. President of the Transition for his consideration. Mali and Guinea are two lungs of the same body."
Grand P was also handed a diplomatic passport for his new role.
Cultural ambassadors are responsible for promoting the culture of their home country to people from other nations. This can be through the promotion of tourism.