DBanj, Yvonne Chaka Chaka others to perform at AFCON2013 closing ceremony

Published:9 Feb, 2013

DbanjThe three-week Orange AFCON South Africa 2013 tournament will come to a close with a thrilling closing ceremony and six artists have been confirmed as participating in the event, which is set to commence at 6.30pm on Sunday, 10 February, 2013, at the National Stadium, Joburg.

Nigerian superstar D’Banj, South African songbirds Zonke and Thembesile Ntaka, Kenyan vocalist Muthoni, South Africa’s powerhouse vocalist Kelly Khumalo, and smooth house music group Micasa will all be performing.

The ceremony will be preceded with a brief presentation and performance from Yvonne Chaka Chaka, in her capacity as a goodwill ambassador for the Roll Back Malaria Partnership. She will be accompanied by football veteran and champion of the United Against Malaria campaign, Mark Fish, who’ll provide a brief address on the issues surrounding malaria in Africa. Following that, Durban heroes DJ Tira Big Nuz get the crowd pumped in preparation for the closing ceremony.

 

via Biz-Community (Cape Town)

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