Celebrated Tanzanian crooner Naseeb Abdul Juma aka Diamond Platnumz and husband to city socialite Zari Hassan Tlale, is in Uganda and will perform at a charity concert at Kololo Airstrip this evening.
The concert is aimed at raising Shs4 billion to fully renovate all the 79 Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) schools and facilities in the city.
“I am privileged to be part of Kampala City Festival and charity concert, Platinumz, who jetted into the country aboard a Rwandair flight, said during a press briefing at Serena Hotel this morning.
According to Platnumz, who visited Nakivubo and Nakasero Primary schools, this will be his best performance ever.
Platnumz also lauded Ugandan musicians Jose Chameleone and Eddy Kenzo, adding that he would love to have a collabo with Ugandan artistes.
Speaking about the concert, KCCA Executive Director Jenifer Musisi Semakula said it is growing from a one day event to three day festival. “In future we shall be having it for week,” she added. According to Ms. Musisi, the festival will add value to the quality of education in Kampala more so to the KCCA schools.
Meanwhile, fees for the charity concert stand at Shs20,000, Shs40,000 and three million for a table.