By CHIKA CHIMEZIE
Nigerian -born international dance-hall/reggae star, Justin Kingland famously known as JKL4Real (Dr. Money) was recently honoured for his immense contributions to the growth of African music and peaceful initiatives on the continent.
The special recognition honour, which is the second for the year, was bestowed on the boss of 4Real Records by His Excellency, Abdulfatah Alsattari, the ambassador of the State of Palestine in Ghana.
The envoy singled out JKL4Real for honour and proudly presented him with a Certificate Of Recognition as one of the few “African Voices for Palestine Solidarity Campaign.”
The well attended event, which held at the posh residence of the ambassador, was graced by leading entertainers/showbiz personalities, dignitaries, the glitterati and members of the diplomatic community.
In a brief phone chat with DAYLIGHT.NG from his base in Ghana, the multi-talented entertainer said the honour came to him as a huge surprise.
“Sincerely, the recognition was a huge surprise to me based on where it came from. With my music, my voice is heard all over the world. Again, with my music I will continue to preach love and unity to the end of the globe. With my music and voice, I will unite the world and bring succour to the oppressed,” stated the elated crooner.
Meanwhile, JKL4Real who is currently on a nationwide tour, is expected to kick start his foreign tour in the next couple of weeks.