Budada fundraising show on today

Monday March 22 2010

By YUSUF MUZIRANSA

After the Budada landslides that left hundreds of people dead and thousands displaced in Eastern Uganda a while ago, several organisations have pledged support to the displaced people. Young Talent Uganda, an association that brings together several artistes has joined the effort and they have organised a fundraising concert dubbed Moment of Silence Bududa to be held at the KCC Grounds in Lugogo today.

“More than 20 musicians will perform during the concert. We therefore call upon people from all corners of the country to come and attend the concert so that we can raise money for our suffering brothers and sisters, ” Mowzey Radio, the association chairman told Daily Monitor.

Entrance fee is Shs2,000 and there will performances from artistes like Mowzey Radio and Weasel, Benon and Vampos, Cindy, Rabadaba, Aziz Azion, GNL Zamba, Navio, Viboyo, Eddie Kenzo, Morris Hasa, Gift of Kaddo and many others.

The artistes held a fundraising drive all last week when they camped at the National Theatre receiving items ranging from clothes to shoes and other household items from good willed Ugandans, to be donated to the landslide survivors of Bududa.

Before the concert kicks off, the artistes will holding a fundraising march from the Constitutional Square to the venue, KCC Grounds to create more awareness about their cause and concert. The show is expected to kick off at midday.

They expect to leave for Bududa tomorrow to go and donate whatever they will have collected from the public.

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