Dancehall singer Charles Nii Armah Mensah (better known by his stagename Shatta Wale), yesterday took to the ruling National Democratic Congress’ ultimate campaign rally ahead of tomorrow’s elections with a surprise performance which sent the Accra sports stadium haywire.

Performing hit singles including Chop Kiss, Mahama Paper, and Kpuu Kpaa, he sure brought to the well-attended event extra-headline quality as minutes into his performance, he was among top trends on social media portal Twitter.

This is not the singer’s firs t performance on an NDC platform. Back in October, he¬†performed at the campaign launch of the Roads and Highways minister Inusah Fuseini in Tamale. He ¬†has however, not openly declared support for any political party.

Management of Shatta Wale explained in a press statement after his Tamale performance that his decision to mount campaign platforms was that they provided him to emphasise the ned for a peaceful election. This is in lin with his Shatta4Peace advocacy campaign launched earlier this year.


Watch footage of Shatta Wale performing on NDC’s campaign platform last night:

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