Lagos - The African Union’s ONE Campaign have released a song titled ‘Strong Girl’ .
The song which feature celebrities is to show the power of girls and women to fight extreme poverty.
The song features Waje(Nigeria), Yemi Alade (Nigeria), Victoria Kimani (Kenya), Vanessa Mdee (Tanzania), Arielle T (Gabon), Gabriela (Mozambique), Selmor Mtukudzi (Zimbabwe) and Judith Sephuma (South Africa), Omotola Jalade Ekeinde(Nigeria) as well as an exciting new talent from South Africa, 14-year old Blessing.
The song is used as a rallying point to put pressure on African leaders to invest in girls and women in the poorest countries in 2015.
2015 has been marked as the African Union Year of Women’s Empowerment.
Listen to song HERE