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Motion congratulating Cassper Nyovest for being chosen to be part of the artist to create sound track for FIFA World Cup campaign

The African National Congress moves without notice: That the House

1) welcomes the announcement by Coca-Cola that the multi-award-winning artist Cassper Nyovest, together with a global music superstar Jason Derulo will be creating a sound track for the 2018 FIFA World Cup campaign;
2) notes that Nyovest will work with Derulo and other African artists from Tanzania, Ethiopia and Mozambique to create a uniquely African anthems for each of the their countries;
3) further notes that the song is called Colours, celebrating all the vibrancy and excitement that comes with the world's biggest football tournament;
4) understands that Colours will become the sound track that will excite fans across the world in the build-up to the kick-off of the tournament;
5) believes that the FIFA World Cup is a global cultural and social phenomenon, intrinsically linked to music by the passions they both evoke;
6) further believes that this anthem will be well received by fans getting ready for the 2018 FIFA World Cup; and
7) thanking Cassper Nyovest for always pushing the boundaries, and flying the South African flag high, South Africans are fully behind him

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