Join Michelle Obama in South Africa This Saturday Morning!

Photo: (Getty)

Photo: (Getty)

Just like Pitbull, MTV is worldwide. Our sister network MTV Base is hosting a cross-continental convo with Michelle Obama during her visit to Johannesburg, South Africa and she wants to hear from you!

For “MTV Base Meets Michelle Obama,@FLOTUS will be talking with teens in Johannesburg and cities across the United States about the importance of education and the power of young people to change the world. R&B superstar John Legend will join students in Los Angeles, actress and singer Victoria Justice will be with kids in Houston, and there will also be groups in Kansas City and New York City who will all get to virtually take part in the event thanks to Google+ Hangouts. You can take part, too, by livestreaming the event at WhiteHouse.gov and the White House Google +  at 9:30 am ET on Saturday.

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MTV Base VJ Sizwe Dhlomo will be amplifying the voices of young people worldwide at the event, and if you want him to pass your words along to the First Lady, hit up the hashtag #MTVMeetsMichelle on Twitter. Did education play a big role in helping you get to where you are? Are you struggling to find ways to pay for college? Do you have ideas on how to help more young people get an education? Share your thoughts, then tune in on Saturday to see if your tweet gets posed to Michelle!

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