The much anticipated arrival of Tanzanian singer, Alikiba, for the 15th edition of Blankets and Wine Kampala has come to pass. Alikiba arrived in the country on Thursday evening.
He will be headlining the last Blankets and Wine event of the year alongside The Mith, Jemimah Sanyu, Giovanni Kiyingi and DJ Naselow.
The Tusker Malt Lager sponsored quarterly picnic-style event is organised by House of Deejays and is set to go down as one of the best events of the year when revelers flock Lugogo Cricket Oval this Sunday.
“I am here to have a good time with my fans. Everyone who loves afro fusion music should come join me and have a good time. It is going to be a great show,” Said Alikiba.
He is famously known for songs such as; “Mwana” “Aje” “Chekecha tua” “Cinderella”, “Nakshi Nakshi” “Usiniseme” “Dushelele” “Single Boy” “Mapenzi YanaRun Dunia” that have skyrocketed Alikiba to top charts as well as win awards like the MTV Europe Music Awards as Africa’s Best International Act.
The Tanzanian born sensation whose full names are Ali Saleh Kiba is not only a singer but also a song writer, dancer and actor.
Uganda Breweries Limited Head of Promotions, Roy Tumwizere said; “We have been anticipating his arrival and he is finally here. We look forward having a good time on Sunday as we drink our Tusker Malt lagers. So grab your picnic bags and mats and come join us at one of the best events of the year. Do not miss out.”
A quarterly, picnic style music festival, Blankets and Wine is East Africa’s premier music experience, designed to showcase outstanding musicians in the emerging genres of afro-based music.
Entrance fee is 100,000 UGX at the Lugogo Cricket Oval and gates open at 12:00pm on 18th December 2016.
Revelers can buy early bird tickets by dialing *252# on MTN mobile money or at Definition stores at acacia mall, Garden city, Uganda Wines & Spirits, Kanyana’s Bakery in Kiwatule, PayWay outlets & House of DJs Office in Bugolobi.
In line with its support for responsible drinking, Tusker Malt Lager will be maintaining a strict ‘over 18 only’ policy for sale of alcohol.