Afrikafest UK 2016 Emmanuella, Mark Angel, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Anne Kansiime for this year's edition

The concert will hold on 19th November, 2017 at the Copperbox Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London.

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Nigeria’s most popular kid Comedienne, Emmanuella and Mark Angel are set to share platform with revered African legends, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Eddie Kadi and Anne Kansiime (Africa’s Queen of Comedy) at the 2016 edition of the Afrikafest UK.

AfrikaFest UK which will be held on 19th November, 2017 at the Copperbox Arena, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Long will be hosted by legendary international comedian, Eddie Kadi.

South Africa’s Yvonne Chaka Chaka, main headliner for the festival will thrill fans to her songs with live band, the night set to be an evening of fine traditional influence sounds of South African. In 2012 Yvonne was awarded the World Economic Forum WEF Crystal Award in Davos, becoming the first African woman to be recognized for using her powerful voice to bring about social change.

Anne Kansiime who was recently ranked among 100 Most Influential Young Africans, and the undisputed Africa’s Queen of Comedy will get the ribs of audience cracking as she partners with Emmanuella and Mark Angel to set a new standard for Comedy Globally.

Other artists for concert include Mc Bonde and DJ Giddie & DJ Mkhukhwini.

Johnson Mujungu, lead organizer of the event, called on fans to come support artistes billed for the night to enjoy their inimitable and distinctive performances which will help groom more African talents.

The concert will be a brilliant collection of iconic songs that fans all over the world know and love. Her music reflects her creative force, love of humanity and remarkable talent in a way that bespeaks her years of dedication to a life in music and humanitarian work.

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