Sessimè becomes an SOS Brand Ambassador!


Sessimè becomes an SOS Brand Ambassador!

14 Aug 2017
SOS Children's Villages Benin has selected the star of afropoprock Bidossessi Christelle GUEDOU Sessimè to become its first Brand Ambassador to support its programme in the country. Bidossessi Christelle GUEDOU is very popular especially among young people in Benin and nearby countries. With her album titled “Wazakoua” (an onomatopoeia which means “save the children”), it gets all popular musical awards in Benin (Trophies SICA, Benin Golden Awards, Trophies Hokan, etc.).

 It was a moment of honor to witness when the famous singer crossed her musical frontier and decided to stand up to support the children under the care of SOS children Villages Benin and its various programmes running in the community for strengthening the families. Most importantly, the artist showed her long term commitment towards the endorsement and society by signing a renovable agreement of three years with SOS Children's Villages Benin. This agreement was signed by National Director of SOS Children’s Villages Benin - Mr. Salimane ISSIFOU & the artist - Bidossessi Christelle GUEDOU, Sessimè in the presence of entire national management team of SOS Children’s Villages Benin. “I am honored to have been selected brand ambassador of SOS Children’s Villages Benin; SOS Children’s Villages is doing an outstanding work in Benin. It is a great honor to be part of this work” Sessime said.

Today more than ever, afropoprock star confirms that she is more than happy to begin to ‘give back to the society’ which gave her so much popularity, name and fame. For the collaboration she said, “It’s the beginning and I look forward to support the initiatives of SOS Children's Villages Benin through all what I can do to contribute to make a better world for children.”
The national management team of SOS Children's Villages Benin thanked Sessimè wholeheartedly. The National Director - Mr. Salimane ISSIFOU said “We are really thankful to such initiatives of well-known stars like Sessimè, who think beyond their profession and come forward to support the social cause”.


Our programmes in Abomey-Calavi, Dassa-Zoumé and Natitingou in Benin enable us to fulfil the rights of thousands of children. SOS Children’s Villages Benin is a member of Children's Villages International, operational in 133 countries and territories.