According to reports, artist/producer Wyclef Jean may be considering running for president of his native country of Haiti.
The artist recently shared with CNN that he has filled out all the paperwork required to enter the Haitian presidential race. His organization, Yele Haiti released a statement saying that Wyclef has yet to make a final decision about running for president.
“Wyclef’s commitment to his homeland and its youth is boundless, and he will remain its greatest supporter regardless of whether he is part of the government moving forward,” read a statement made by Wyclef’s organization, Yele Haiti. “At this time, Wyclef Jean has not announced his intent to run for Haitian president.”
The deadline for candidates to declare themselves in the presidential race is August 7.