These include the Ivorian Joss Kezo, the Malian couple Amadou and Mariam, Sidiki Diabate, Gohou Michel and Ismel Isaac, these stars who braved their handicap to shine.
Joss Kezo is a 90’s reggae artist. His father, because of his disability, had opposed his career as an artist. But over the years, he has managed to find a place in the sun.
2-Amadou and Mariam
Amadou and Mariam is a duo of singers who has an international reputation. Amadou lost his sight at the age of 16 because of a poorly treated trachoma, and his companion Mariam at age 5 following measles. Nevertheless, this handicap has not been an obstacle in their career.
3- Sidiki Diabate
This man lives with a handicap that many fans do not know, he misses a finger on his right hand. Many times indexed for that, today he is the pride of Africa through the legacy that his father bequeathed to him, the kora.
Gohou Michel was born with a physical malformation. Because of his disability, he lived his disability on the margins of society. To overcome his evil, he joined a theatrical group in Abidjan.
Today Gohou Michel is one of Africa’s most beloved comedians for shooting several films with internationally acclaimed comedians.
Ismaël Isaac is an internationally recognized Ivorian singer artist. At the age of two, Ismail is overwhelmed by polio, hence his disability that does not prevent him from doing his prowess around the world.