Tanzanian President John Magufuli phoned singer Diamond Platnumz when he was being interviewed live on Clouds TV on Tuesday, March 14.
Magufuli called the award-winning musician to congratulate him for flying the Tanzanian flag high on the international scene. The President further congratulated Diamond on welcoming a second child with his partner Zari Hassan.
“During the last election campaigns, you had only one child. Congratulations you have two now,” said Magufuli.
Diamond Platnumz urged Magufuli to continue supporting the music industry in Tanzania.
“Thank you very much,” said Magufuli, adding: “I congratulate you and other Tanzanian musicians and film stars for flying the Tanzanian flag high. I love you all,” said Magufuli.
Below is the conversation between President John Magufuli and Diamond Platnumz.