We all know Music/Sport is a compelling tool to promote peace, tolerance, and understanding, bringing people together across boundaries, cultures, and religions. Its values such as teamwork, fairness, discipline, and respect are understood all over the world and can be
utilized in the advancement of solidarity and social cohesion.
Speaking to Chidi white, From his point of view and several research accounts, he recognizes music and sports as a vital enablers of sustainable development
and peace. To him, the use of His music and sports as tools for change is evolving in numerous countries of the world aiming to contribute to SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, HEALTH PROMOTION, PEACEBUILDING, AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION. He said Music and football are significantly considered vehicles for social change and promoting human values in society.
In his song Tittle PEUX PAS ECHOUER, he’s calling on all his fellow artists and fans to seize this opportunity as a tool to restore balance to our lost society, he went further to put it to you that “NOTHING WOULD BE WORSE THAN DECLARING VICTORY BEFORE THE VICTORY IS WON”.
His song for the AFCON competition title PEUX PAS ECHOUER for DEDICATING MUSIC AND FOOTBALL FOR UNITY AND RECONCILIATION, DEVELOPMENT, AND PEACE FOR THE AFCON 2022 IN CAMEROUN. Is a message that makes a pledge via a musical dedication concept peculiar with cinematic elements for football that is set about to emphasize on the wages of social development, peace building and conflict resolution for the African cup of nation 2022.
It’s still no news that, the consequences of the ongoing civil strife in the NW and SW regions of Cameroon (Anglophone crises) have been enormous. Over 3000 people have been killed in direct fighting or died from war related conditions such as gunshot wounds, starvation or poor hygienic conditions. At this point of civil conflict, this project is considered as one of the few occasions that can produce a sense of national unity. Through its values, he teaches teamwork, leadership, humility, tenacity, and determination. He also used this project to shine the light on social issues, harnessing its influence and reach to draw attention to matters that are impacting society.Chidi white
What was Chidi white’s goal for this project?
Speaking to beta Tinz, his ultimate goal is to use his music dedicated to the home
coming AFRICAN CUP OF NATION , to help the government and the Cameroon football federation to sensitize youth and community on playing a priceless role in promoting unity and reconciliation within the nation.
What was Chidi white’s OBJECTIVE?
His main objective is to engage on a cost-effective medium for post-conflict relief works and peace
building in the politically unstable zones of the south west and northwest region of the country as well as future conflict prevention. You can bear with him that music and football have long been idealized as a way to heal wounds, mend fences, and rise above differences among cultures and nations. No other social activity brings people together in such great numbers, and with so much passion and enjoyment. Regardless of age, gender or ethnicity.Chidi white
What was his STRATEGY AND ACTIVITY?
Chidi white in his capacity carried out numerous physical activities on the video production synonymous with royal festivities such as traditional dances among others, and traditional games which serve to develop the physical power of men: running, jumping, and martial art. The traditional games aimed to develop unity and values like socialization (teamwork, mutual help and cooperation, flexibility and tolerance), courage (striving to compete and win, fair play, endurance, losing with grace), good breeding (agility, alertness, prudence, assessment skills, honesty). Provide youths with specific actions they can take.
- Video clip conveying a dedicated message of awareness to heal wounds, mend fences, and rise above differences among cultures.
You can visit the link below to watch on YouTube.
a Ball, Jersey, and goalkeeper gloves were handed to Him by the MINISTRY OF SPORTS AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION /CAF as a form of souvenir as a true honor to have contributed in the legendary tournament in Cameroon.
The souvenir was sign by the following officials:
- Director of tournament (inspecteur National de pédagogie) · Ministère des sports et de l’Education Physique Mr Michel MBARGA DISSAKE/.
- Mr AMADOU FONTEM TIGANA @amadoufontemtigana (FIFA player Agent),
- DR. MOKOBE MATHIAS (SP to the Minister Director of Prime Minister’s Cabinet).
- Mr Felix Fon-ndikum (General Manager MTN commercial legal).
- FG GAETAN (the International visionary entrepreneur )
- MR HAKEEM KAE KAZIM Hollywood A list Actor
- Jonathan bapidi (CEO THE BRIDGE ENTERTAINMENT )
- Trops of GENIE MILITAIRE DE DOUALA
- BT MEDIA GROUP
- DBS BREAKING NEWS
The home coming African nation cup (AFCON) and football lovers at large. The political unstable zone of the country.
Mr. Leonard Junior PRINCE MABENGUE (FIFA Certified Match Agent)
Mr. Madou TIgana (FIFA Certified Match Agent)
Mr. Isaac Ekombe mbua (Divisional delegate for youth affairs southwest region)
Dr. Yamba Martin Beyas. (RETIRED DELEGATE OF HEALTH DOUALA 2nd)
Dr. molema veronica nanyongo.(DIRECTOR OF SIANTOU UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY AND INDUSTRY) Mrs. Ewang Grace (DELEGATE OF ART AND CULTURE SOUTHWEST REGION)