Music lovers are in for a treat on Monday as the Joshua Nkomo Cultural Movement (JNCM) is set to host the “Umdala Wethu Dance”, a concert set to celebrate the late Vice President Dr Joshua Mqabuko kaNyongolo Nkomo.
The event is free to the public and will have on stage some of Buawayo’s finest musicians on rotation. Madlela Skhobokhobo , Sandra Ndebele, Clement Magwaza, Mzoe7, Msizkay, Novuyo Seargirl and Asaph are some of the acts billed to perform
The concert will be held at White City Stadium and will start with a street procession in the morning where people will walk from Mahomva Shopping Centre in Mpopoma (where Dr Nkomo and his then Zapu party held rallies during the liberation struggle) to Nkomo’s house in Pelandaba then convene at White City.
The organisers want to use this day to celebrate Umdala Wethu through music. Dr Nkomo died on July 1 1999.