Some of the musicians who will perform at Ekinihiiro on July 27. Photos by Reagan Ssempijja
The Ekinihiiro show, which happens annually is back, bigger and better -- reason it has been dubbed Karasho (fired up). The show this year is organised to celebrate Radio West’s 20th anniversary.
In a press conference held today at Vision Group head offices in Kampala, artists Ykee Benda, Mun G, Fefe Busi, Spice Diana, Geosteady, Geoffrey Lutaya and Irene Namatovu, promised Mbarara people an action-packed show.
Spice Diana speaking during the presser. Right is Mun G
“Our supporters should expect us to perform on time and give them exactly what they expect. I personally will sing all my hit songs with my dancers so my fans should be ready to dance and enjoy themselves,” Ykee Benda said.
Spice Diana assured the fans of a nonstop performance of hit after hit. The Ndi mu Love hitmaker urged everyone from Mbarara and neighbouring areas not to miss out.
Geoffrey Lutaaya and Irene Namatovu
According to Philbert Akankwasa, the Radio West promotions officer, the show will start as early as 6:00 am on July 27 till the following morning. Lucky revellers will win sh20m, with each winner taking home sh1m.
Events guru Balaam Barugahara, who is organising the show, said they will deploy Military and Counter-Terrorism Police officers to ensure no criminals disrupt the function.
Ykee says people should come ready to party
Revellers will only pay sh10,000 to join the party at Kakyeka Stadium in Mbarara.