Deccan Herald | 30/11/2021 12:41 PM | Click to read full article
Barbados declared singer Rihanna a national hero at its republican celebrations in Bridgetown. Prime Minister Mia Mottley announced the decision to cheers. Rihanna accepted the honor.
Mottley, who herself made history as a female prime minister elected to government, congratulated Rihanna, “May you continue to shine like a diamond and bring honor to your nation by your works, by your actions,”