Black Mambazo Show Worth The Agonising Wait

Ladysmith Black Mambazo. PIC. PHATSIMO KAPENG
Ladysmith Black Mambazo. PIC. PHATSIMO KAPENG

For what was scheduled to be a wonderful night of fun featuring multi Grammy award winning Ladysmith Black Mambazo, organisers of the charity event almost ruined everything with their poor organisation.

The event, which was scheduled to start at 7pm at the University of Botswana Indoor Sports Centre ended up starting a few minutes before midnight.

Attendees who came in satisfying numbers to see the South African choral male group had to wait for two hours outside before they could be allowed to enter the venue.  People had to sit there impatiently while the sound was being fixed and there was no communication or update from the event organisers.

Editor's Comment
Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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