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Mr Eazi, DJ Maphorisa & DJ Kaywise Link Up In the Music Video for 'Alert'

Nigerian and South African pop meet on the colorful new track.

Mr Eazi is having a fruitful 2019.

The artist has released several music videos since the release of his latest mixtape Lagos to London Vol. 2, including the Burna Boy-assisted 'Miss You Bad' last month. The two artists will also be representing Nigeria and Coachella this year.

Now the Nigerian artist shares his latest collaboration "Alert" which sees him teaming up with South Africa's DJ Maphorisa and fellow Nigerian musician DJ Kaywise.


The upbeat track, gets an equally lively music video, which features the three artist in colorful streets. They're surrounded by energetic, vibrantly-dressed dancers as they perform. Later, they head to the bank to make it rain with several bills.

The track is a definite party-starter, that seamlessly fuses elements of Nigerian and South African pop.

Give it a listen and check out the music video down below.

DJ Kaywise & Dj Maphorisa ft Mr Eazi - Alert (Official Music Video) youtu.be


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An estimated 1.4 million children have been hit by schools closing in the Tigray region of Ethiopia amid conflict and crisis. Here's how that's impacting Ethiopia's children.

In times of conflict and war, school-aged children could have their futures defined by whether or not they can access education amid ongoing violence.

Ethiopia's northern region of Tigray is in the midst of a war that has impacted millions of lives and affected neighboring regions, Amhara and Afar. The war — which has forced citizens to flee, has tipped the region into famine, and has barricaded humanitarian aid from reaching the most vulnerable — has now been going on for about 11 months.

As the beginning of the school season draws nearer, safely reopening schools, making education accessible, and protecting children from the impacts of violence in the affected regions is a priority for aid agencies.

"As schools prepare to reopen in early October in most parts of the country, in Tigray and the bordering regions of Afar and Amhara, where the conflict has expanded, education remains at a standstill," Director of Education Cannot Wait, Yasmine Sherif, told Global Citizen.

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