Last month,Kanye West visited Haiti to meet up with its president, Jovenel Moïse. The two then went to visit Tortuga Island and Labadee to see a plant breeding center, according to the Haitian Tourism Board.
When West initially landed in the airport, he also met up with tennis superstar, Naomi Osaka. This trip came after criticism a week before for being in Jamaica without a mask on. At the time, no one knew why West wanted to see this breeding center but now, there are some answers.
Kanye To Boost Different Sector’s Of Haiti’s Economy With New City
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West took to Twitter this morning to share his plans of building a “city of the future in Haiti.” This is after discussions with the government in the country to help boost different sectors of its economy such as farming and fishing.
“Just to be CLEAR: WE ARE IN ENGAGED WITH HAITI’s GOVERNMENT to make a transformational INVESTMENT to bring JOBS, DEVELOPMENT, HELP SUPPORT LOCAL FARMERS and FISHERMEN and Build a new « CITY OF THE FUTURE » in a very beautiful country.
Latest Move In Haiti Comes After Building Yeezy Christian Academy
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West also recently build a Yeezy Christian Academy as its goal is to teach the “five founding pillars.” The school also displays the message of “everything in the school exudes Christianity. All faculty share the faith and walk the walk. Bring Jesus to the world through our students.”
Additional pillars being taught are music, communication, collaboration, and creativity. That came after Ye said on Twitter that he wants to start educating people about Jesus on TikTok through an alternative app called “Jesus Tok.“
Kanye West Still Encourages People To Vote For Him As President In 2020 Election
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Meanwhile, West is also sticking to his plans of running for president despite him not having any chances to win the presidency. This is after failing to appear on states’ ballots after missing deadlines and or sending invalid signatures. In states such as California where he is on the ballot, he isn’t listed as a presidential candidate but instead, is listed as a VP candidate that is running with Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente. Both men didn’t even agree to run together.
Kanye Also Made Claims He Wants To Buy Universal Music Group For $33 Billion
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West said on Twitter last month that he wouldn’t release any new music until his contracts at Sony and Universal were up. He also recently appeared on Joe Rogan’s podcast where he explained how he wanted to buy his masters from Universal. He is thinking bigger though as he wants to buy the record label for $33 billion.
“I was thinking about buying my masters [but] I realized that was too small of a thought. I’m going to buy Universal. [Universal is] only a $33bn organization. I’m one of the greatest product producers that ever existed. And I’m a child; I’m 43 years old. I was $53m in debt four years ago. Now it’s proven that I’m the new Michael Jordan of products.”