Motlhaolosa reveals Keipidile house plans


After announcing their intention to build a house for one of the local jazz legends, Bonjo Keipidile, the Motlhaolosa Poetry Ensemble, led by folklore poet Moroka Moreri, has announced that they will be unveiling his house plan and giving him a food hamper on Saturday.

The event will take place on February 24, 2024 at Goo Tshosa ward in Serowe. The artists, who will be partaking in the event include Kaone Mahuma, Moreri, Kesegofetse Kalayamore, Lister Boleseng and the man of the event, Keipidile, himself. In an interview with Moreri, he said the project had not started yet.

He added that after last year’s fundraising concert, they remained with P20,000 for the project. He added that they were soliciting funds for the house saying they were looking for sponsors. “We intend to host shows to raise funds for the project; no dates yet but we are thinking of hosting them in Serowe and Francistown. Our guest speaker includes Koolatotse Koolatotse who also hails from Goo Tshosa ward. The event will host the village leadership including Kgosi Serogola Seretse. Keipidile is a great music icon born in 1954 at Goo Tshosa ward in Serowe.

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