Nigerian songstress Yemi Alade recently unveiled her excitement and gratitude as she announced her upcoming performance at the prestigious 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Taking to her official Twitter account on Thursday, the acclaimed singer shared that this opportunity is a culmination of a long-held dream, expressing her eagerness to grace the stage at football ceremonies.
In her tweet, Alade underscored the significance of prayer and the power of affirmations in manifesting one’s aspirations. She conveyed her deep honor in being chosen to perform at AFCON, describing the achievement as nothing short of a dream come true.
The artist reflected on her journey, revealing that since 2016, she had harbored the desire to showcase her talents in a stadium amid hundreds of dancers and a sea of spectators. Despite numerous inquiries over the years during football championship preparations, none of the opportunities materialized. Alade confessed that there were moments when she questioned whether her team was inadvertently deterring potential collaborations, but she chose to trust the process.