The singer said that she’s “very proud.”
Dua Lipa has officially received her Albanian citizenship, presented to her by President Barjam Begaj and Mayor Erion Veliaj.
The English and Albanian singer-songwriter shared the special news in an Instagram post, with a caption which read “Thank you President Barjam Begaj and Mayor @erionveliaj for this honour – got my Albanian citizenship!!”
Lipa also tagged a number of her family members, including her sister Rina Lipa, mother Anesa Lipa and father Dukagjin Lipa. The singer received a slew of supportive comments from fans and friends including Gigi Hadid’s mother, Yolanda Hadid, who commented on the post with a heart emoji.
According to BBC, Lipa received citizenship as a result of making the country ”proud with her global career and engagement in important social causes,” as stated by Albanian president Bajram Begaj.
Take a look at the sweet post from Dua Lipa below.
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