Bokone Bophirima (North West Province) is happening suddenly. After all its festive season or kanjani?
This past weekend –the pear shaped 60s took place- and yes, I was asked if they’re still in existence? Your guess is just as good as mine…
Ok, on a sober note though, the new concept Mahika Mahikeng music has been installed as a three-day festival.
As the concept depicts it features most of artists/musicians born in Mahikeng but will be complemented by their fellow musicians outside the province.
From fill up the Dome famed star Cassper Nyovest, HHP, Khuli Chana, Tuks, Fifi Cooper, Mo-Molemi, Chomza, Big Nuz, Dream Team, Ricky Rick and KO, this is your Motswako team.
Ticket R150 at Computicket. Cooler box R50. It starts from 6pm to 6am.
They hit the stage at the revamped Lotlamoreng Dam on Saturday (12), whereas on Friday (11) the Afro Soul concert kicks off the jamboree at Convention Center featuring Nathi, Bonolo Molosiwa, Bucie, Donald and The Soil.
Entrance R100. Tickets Available @ Computicket. No cooler boxes allowed. Begins from 7pm.
On Sunday (13) the jazz line up wraps up the festivities with Jaziel Brothers , Caiphus and Letta, Budaza, Oliver Mtukudzi, De Makhotla , KB , Tshepo Tshola, Quincy K, Mo Miles, Sereetsi &The Natives and Lucas Senyatso, at Lotlamorweng Dam.
Ticket R150 from Computicket outlets. Begins from 12 to 1am. Cooler box R50.
According to the organisers, this would be an annual fest and will feature a choral concert, traditional dance, contemporary dance drama and a craft exhibition, amongst others.
Of course, maximum economical benefits are expected as tourists from our neighbouring State Botswana will descend in huge numbers.