Professor Jay sworn into Tanzania’s Parliament

By: JOSEPHINE MOSONGO

Professor Jay sworn Bongo Flava star Joseph Haule, popularly known as Professor Jay, has been sworn into Parliament.

The ‘Nikusaidiaje’ rapper took to social media where he posted a photo of the swearing-in, captioned: “So help me God”. He is the new Member of Parliament for Mikumi constituency.

The 40-year-old hip-hop artiste is among the few musicians in East Africa to successfully join politics, clinching a political seat in his home town.

The rapper last released a song in 2014, titled Kipi Sijaskia, in which he featured singer Diamond.

SOURCE: DAILY NATION