By The Reporters News
Ace events outfit Talent Africa Group has been endorsed as the sole organizer of Afrigo Band’s 48th Anniversary.
The deal to organize the celebratory concert was sealed in a meeting between the Talent Africa guru Ali Alibhai and the bands lead managers James Wasula and veteran crooner Moses Matovu in Kampala on Tuesday.
It was then later confirmed that without a doubt Uganda’s oldest band Afrigo band will be celebrating its 48th Anniversary at the Sheraton Hotel Gardens in Kampala on 5th August 2023.
Talent Africa Group was however, tight lipped on whether the celebration will be free or at a fee.
This event will take place a few weeks to their premium show that is slated to take place on 23rd September 2023 at the Royal Regency Hall in the United Kingdom.
The band was formed by a group of eight musicians
Charles Ssekyanzi,Jeff Sewava, PaddyNsubuga, Paulo Serumagga, Fred Luyombya, Anthony Kyeyune,Geoffrey Kizito (some of whom have since passed on) led by their band leader, vocalist, and alto saxophonist, Moses Matovu, who has continued to lead the band.
Afrigo has since evolved with the times with a multitude of talented musicians who include; JoanitaKawalyaMuganga, Hon. Racheal Magoola, Rude Boy Devo, OmwanaWenseneneSewanyana among several others.