Jim Long is in Ghana with the president as a cameraman for NBC News.
Jim says on his blog:
In nine days we will have traveled to Israel, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt. My job with NBC News allows me unique access to history and I take advantage of these moments to share what we’re covering with friends on Twitter.This morning I saw a post from him that points us to what was a live video stream using QIk of American Idol Jordin Sparks in Ghana.
Check it out.
Stay with the video until the end for a short tune from Jordin Sparks.
Jim is showing us the future... I'm excited by all the possibilities.
Jordin “Sparks” an Interest in Fighting Malaria in Africa:
American Idol Winner Jordin Sparks will make an appearance during the President and Mrs. Bush’s trip to Ghana tomorrow, in an effort to highlight malaria’s devastating effect on mothers and children throughout Africa. Last year’s Idol Gives Back charity special educated tens of millions of Americans about the malaria crisis in Africa and raised more than $17 million to fight malaria in Africa.Visit: MalariaNoMore.org - Help Save Lives.
Jeff Pulver: The Qik PSA: American Idol winner Jorin Sparks in Ghana Speaking out Against Malaria