Run This Town: Barbados Renames RihRih’s Childhood Street In Her Honor… And Fenty Bootleggin’ Uncle Attends Ceremony

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Rihanna Honored With Her Childhood Street Being Renamed Rihanna Drive

Big Ups RihRih! The Bajan beauty was honored on her country’s Independence Day with a ceremony renaming the street where she grew up to Rihanna Drive. The government officially changed the name of Westbury New Road, located in St. Michael, to Rihanna Drive.

RihRih posted up the street sign

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on any block.

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Rihanna at street renaming ceremony with Prime Minister of Barbados, mother and government ministers

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Most of Rihanna’s family attended the event. Even her Uncle Leroy Fitzgerald Braithwaite, who was recently investigated for bootlegging items from her Puma Fenty line.

Rihanna's uncle Leroy Fitzgerald Braithwaite, 53, being investigated for selling counterfeit versions of her Fenty Puma brand

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We hate to stereotype but… he does look rather scammerish, riiiiiight?

RihRih doesn’t seem to have any hard feelings about the situation. She still posed for a photo with Uncle Leroy.

We gotta ask, if you had a family member do you dirty or be suspected of stealing from you, could you be as forgiving?

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Rihanna at the renaming ceremony of her childhood street to "Rihanna Drive"

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We love this photo of RihRih with the kids

Rihanna street renaming ceremony

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Rihanna childhood street renamed to Rihanna Drive

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