Dua Lipa has been granted citizenship by the Albanian government
by FARUK IMAMOVIC | VIEW 152
Singer Dua Lipa received Albanian citizenship. The President of Albania, Bajram Begaj, said, among other things, that she is the pride of this country. "Dua Lipa is Albanian pride! It was a special pleasure to hand over the decree of Albanian citizenship to the talented and famous singer all over the world!
On the eve of the 110th anniversary of the declaration of independence of Albania, we honor not only those personalities who in the past contributed and helped in the creation of the new Albanian state, but also all those who with their contribution in every field of life give value the Albanian identity and make us proud at every moment!
An artist like Dua Lipa is a rare asset for the world of music and at the same time a tremendous pride for Albania, Kosovo and wherever Albanian is spoken. She is a symbol of talent, dedicated work and fully deserved artistic brilliance!," he wrote on his Facebook page.
He added that an artist such as Dua Lipa is an asset to the music world, and at the same time the pride of Albania, Kosovo and all areas where the Albanian language is spoken. He believes that she is a symbol of talent and dedicated work.
This world-famous singer of Albanian origin pointed out that she is particularly happy because she received citizenship.
Lipa said prior to the ceremony
she “will be an Albanian with papers too”. After taking her oath, she reportedly said: “It is an indescribable great joy with such acceptance, love and everything”.
"“Thank you President Bajram Begaj and Mayor [Erion Veliaj] for this honor – got my Albanian citizenship!! Thank you, I am feeling very proud”. " she stated on Instagram.
Dua Lipa on her new album
“As I’m writing my new album, I feel even more liberated in a completely different way.
And even more in control than I thought”. Asked what liberation means to her, she added: “Freedom, especially as a woman, means to be able to take things into your own hands, to have control over the things that you believe in. To really have a voice”.