Beyoncé and Jay-Z will headline the first Global Citizen Festival to be held in Africa on the 2nd of December this year. Social media went abuzz, after learning that the power couple is coming to our shores.
Other acts slated to perform are Usher, Pharrell Williams & Chris Martin, Ed Sheeran, Cassper Nyovest, D’banj, Tiwa Savage, Eddie Vedder, Femi Kuti, Sho Madjozi and Wizkid. The event will be hosted by Oprah Winfrey, Naomi Campbell, our very own Bonang Matheba, Gayle King, Bob Geldof, Tyler Perry and Forest Whitaker.
The December event is the culmination of Global Citizen’s Mandela 100 campaign in partnership with the House of Mandela; a series of global events honouring the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela in his centenary year.<!– 1531212492675 –>