Vice President of Nigeria Prof Yemi Osinbajo held an Interactive session with fellow Nigerians living in Germany on 9th December at the prestigious Adlon Kempinski Hotel in Berlin.
The Session had Numerous Questions from the audience in attendance ranging from Security Issues, Power Supply, Employment, Education, Investment and Information Technology.
The Nigerian Ambassador to Germany H.E Yusuf Maitama Tuggar moderated the historic event, further attendance were noted from Nigerian Ambassadors to Switzerland, France, Italy and Belgium including other Iconic Figures like Mims Rosé an Award Winning Executive Producer, Influencer & Content Creator.
Mims Rosé aka Mr Rozay has flown the flag of Afrobeat Music from Europe to Far East Asia and Australasia, he introduced modern Afrobeat Music to Germany with the First Ever Live Shows from Wizkid, Davido, KCEE,The only Nigerian name associated with Afropop in the Japanese and Korean music scene. Arguably the most relevant name in the Afropop music scene in Germany in a nutshell in Europe considering the fact that Berlin is the 2nd largest city in Europe and The Defacto Capital of Europe as mentioned by the Nigerian Ambassador to Germany H.E Yusuf Maitama Tuggar.
In a press statement He stated he is currently working on his first studio Album with his debut single scheduled to Premiere in notable music hubs across the world starting from Lagos, Accra, Johannesburg, Dubai, London, Berlin, Paris, New York, LA, Tokyo, Seoul, Sydney, Auckland, Kingston and Mumbai. A masterpiece album to look forward to, He further said
“I have a vision for Nigeria and Africa as a continent and I am looking forward to presenting my vision to Vice President Osinbajo a charismatic man of honour from my first hand shake with him” .Further plans of meeting and presenting my vision to more African Presidents are also in place as noted by the rising Afropop Star.
His rising Influence on Instagram and a soaring popularity in the Afropop music scene in Germany has led to Multiple Brand Ambassador Status and Collaborations with various Fashion Brands like the Canadian Clothing Brand Halifornia and Unleashed Apparel, Australian Swim wear Brand Zahara Swim, American Fashion Brand Laylow Apparel from New York,Rachelle swimwear, with current ongoing Negotiation with an Italian Management Firm due to take over The Management responsibilities in the new year.
Remember Mims Rosé filmed President Buhari’s last visit to Germany when he visited Angela Merkel the German Chancellor in 2016 to strengthen Bilateral relationships between both countries? Recall the trip that led to the infmaous #TheOtherRoom interview that went viral worldwide?
Ever since then he has gone to work with various Artistes like Wizkid, Davido, Tekno, KCEE, L.A.X, Mario Winans – Grammy Award Winning Singer and Producer for Kanye West 2015 Hit titled (ALL DAY), Jamal Williams- a renowned Hiphop Promoter from Atlanta, Rough Copy – (UK X-Factor 2013 Finalist), US R&B Superstar J.Holiday, The LOX, Legendary Rapper Jadakiss, Styles P, Sheek Louch, Rashaun Will, Rychu Peja Solo (RPS) Literally the Biggest Polish rapper, Dj Fuji Trill One of the Biggest Djs in Japan, $hark (Korean Rapper & Producer), Frisky DJ (London), DJ IKE – the most prolific Afrobeat Dj in Europe, Dj Stone Best Nigerian Dj in Frankfurt, Liquit Walker (German rapper), Crunch (German rapper) and Kash Jay (British Producer & Singer) – Kash Jay was the first producer to work with 8 times Grammy Award Winning Singer Sam Smith at 18.
With further stints with the likes of US R&B Star Syleena Johnson, Teedra Moses featured by Rick Ross, Tyga , The Game, Ryan Leslie, Tinie Tempah, Skepta, Legendary British DJ Trevor Nelson, DJ Tim Westwood one of the most famous Djs in the British Music Scene, Willie Taylor – Day 26 American R&B Group , Jeru The Damaja, Prodigy a member of Mobbdeep, EFYA – Ghanian Star Girl, I go Dye,Steven OAP Nigezie TV, Flavour, Mr P – ( P Square), Banky W, DJ Big N – Mavins, Don Jazzy,CDQ,Diamond Platnumz,Awilo Logomba, Dj Caise,Legendury Beatz, Dj M.I.G, Admiral c4c, Bizzle Osikoya,Ayo Animashaun – Hip TV Founder and CEO, Kanya King CEO MOBO Awards UK, Ian Smith MOBO Awards Group, Sandra Lambeck, KIM – Yung Gallery Korea,The Dj duo 2Kingz from Holland – the new Afrobeat sensation with recent hits Featuring Tekno, Iyanya, Patoranking and Timaya.
Having appeared on Nigezie TV and Planet TV in Nigeria Peekin app TV Miami, Revolt TV in New York owned by P.Diddy, Special Guest Appearance on Celebrity Morning Show in South Africa, Celebrity Guest on the Biggest Urban radio show in Cork, Ireland – The KlubLounge, Mims Rosé has grown to the status of an Influential personal Brand while aggravating towards novelty in the UK & American Music scene, a replica of Music Moguls who have knocked vintage bonbon with Political powers in the past Jay Z supported Obamas presidential Campaign, Kendrick Lamar visited President Obama while in office, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian met President Trump just to name a few, Mims Rosé Joins that list having met with Vice President Osinbajo.
Having Hung out in London with UK Rappers in the name of Chip, Wretch32, Playboy model and Hollywood Actress Stella Paris who starred in a Hollywood TV Series ” A place among the Undead ” directed by Juliet Landau and Deveril Weekes, Emmanuel Adebayor Togolese professional footballer, David Haye British Professional Boxer at the MOBO Awards in London also attended by Tiwa Savage.
Mims has Rocked and Rolled and knocked vintage bon bon with Heavyweights in Music, Sports, Politics and Showbiz, travelled far and wide spanning 5 continents and gained International exposures and experiences, coupled with skills, talent, multifaceted Personality of High Intellect and Intelligence and a versatile network.
It’s time we acknowledge their is a growing Afropop music scene in Europe which is currently receiving recognition from the Mainstream media, with that being said, It’s time for Celebrity Big Brother Nigeria to look across the shores and capitalize on a growing piece of Nigerian Celebrities in Diaspora.
Prof Osinbajo also informed a cross section of Nigerians about his trip to Hollywood with a Team from the Nigerian Entertainment Industry in order to learn about new technologies and gadgets being used in movie production and entertainment in general, with deals made and a good outcome was noted from the trip.
The session came to an end with a vote of thanks from the Deputy Head of the Nigerian mission to Germany Ambassador Mobolaji Ogundero
Prof Osinbajo held further dialogue with the German Business Community and Political figures to end his Investment Campaign trip to Germany.