Pearl Thusi flies SA flag high at Global Citizen New York event

Pearl Thusi flies SA flag high at Global Citizen New York event

Pearl Thusi made Mzansi proud when she delivered the keynote speech at an event for Global Citizen earlier this week in New York.

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The TV personality and actress took to the stage to rile world leaders in to action as she addressed some of the most pressing issues that are affecting the world.

Pearl is an ambassador for Global Citizen, which is an organization that brings together politicians, entertainers and everyday people to address the tough issues that affect our society.

Briefly.co.za previously gathered that this year, Global Citizen has turned their attention to ending extreme hunger and they have been campaigning to put pressure on governments to do more to deal with the issue at hand.

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Pearl is not in New York alone, Bonang Matheba is also set to deliver a speech at Global Citizen early next week.

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Somizi, Naledi Madida and Maps Maponyane have also been chosen as advocates for the organization and they will also be visiting The Big Apple to speak at the event.

Global Citizen also hosts a music festival to encourage more people to do their bit to bring change and they will be bringing it to Mzansi later this year.

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