Next Media and Talent Africa Group announced the return of iconic British band UB40 to Kampala, Uganda for a concert on December 21, 2023. The event, set to take place at Kololo Independence Grounds, has generated excitement among fans of the ’80s sensation.
This concert is a collaboration between NBS TV and Talent Africa Group, promising an unforgettable experience. It coincides with NBS TV’s 15th-anniversary celebrations.
UB40’s last performance in Kampala was in 2008 at Lugogo Cricket Oval, marking a significant milestone in their 30-year music career at the time. The band’s return has sparked various opinions and discussions among netizens and music enthusiasts.
Joe Kigozi, Next Media Deputy Group CEO, expressed his enthusiasm for the upcoming celebration, highlighting its potential to showcase Uganda’s diverse cultural richness and unity.
Aly Allibhai, CEO of Talent Africa Group, underscored the significance of their involvement in this massive project, emphasizing its magnitude and partnership.