Rihanna, Ambassador Extraordinary
The Barbados Government has appointed superstar Rihanna (Robyn Rihanna Fenty) as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary for the island.
Rihanna will have the specific responsibility for promoting education, tourism and investment for the Island.
Prime Minister Mia Motley said the Government found it an honour to award this “outstanding” Barbadian who has made the country pour.
Rihanna in a statement said she was truly appreciative of the unique honour and states that she is ready and willing to play her part in transforming Barbados.