Jano Nyekha from Nagaland sings in 20 languages

Morung Express News
Dimapur | March 8

The multi talented Jano Nyekha released a new music video with the message of women empowerment today at the School of Music Dimapur. The video— ‘Oh Hi Hey (Women Empowerment)’ features appearances from prominent Naga women including Jessica Snock, Khyochano TCk, Tetseo Sisters, Bethel Tsüzü, Narola Jati, Alenuo Angami, and several others who have excelled in various fields.

With each line of the song sung in 20 languages including English, Nagamese and all the 18 recognised languages of the state of Nagaland, Jano sings about equality and how, “We all Nagas are united for women empowerment.”

Launching the music video, Western Chakhesang Mothers’ Association President, S Nezolu Rhakho called on the gathering to reflect on the theme for this year’s International Women’s Day and “‘Choose to Challenge’ everything that has been holding us back and become better allies.”

Rhakho congratulated the young musician on behalf of the association and said that the music video is, “a symbol of how our young Naga girls are recognising their worth and realising their responsibilities in the society.”

“This is Jano using her precious voice to speak the all important message of women empowerment,” she added.
She further called on the gathering to make a commitment to women everywhere, “to stand up for human rights and join the fight for an equal future.”