in celebration of The birth of the Republic of BarbadosThis Monday (29) singer Rihanna She was one of the greatest honors and was awarded the title of National Hero for her home country.
During the event he attended Prince Charles“In the name of a grateful nation, but a prouder people, we present to you the Barbados National Champion candidate, Ambassador Robin Rihanna Fenty,” Barbados Prime Minister Mia Motley told the crowd.
“I hope you continue to shine like a diamond and honor your nation through your deeds and deeds wherever you go,” Motley said.
In 2018, she was appointed ambassador to Barbados.
According to a statement from the Barbados Government Information Office released at the time, the position gives celebrities “specific responsibility for promoting education, tourism and investment on the island.”
She also became one of the country’s cultural ambassadors on the Caribbean island in 2008, and has dedicated herself to promoting the destination with the Department of Tourism.
In a move that won wide support in the country, Barbados officially cut ties with the British monarchy after becoming a republic nearly 400 years after the first British ship reached the easternmost islands of the Caribbean.
Watch some of the party’s moments in the gallery:
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