Singer Eddy Kenzo is one of the African artistes that have been named to perform at Ecofest Sierra Leone 2021
The annual event is organized and promoted by Sierra Leone Entertainment guru and music promoter known as Kabaka Multimedia Entertainment
This year’s festival theme is “Rejuvenation” and come Friday the 26th and Saturday the 27th of November, the event will take at Sierra Leone’s National Stadium.
It is slated to be headlined by big name artistes from other African counties like Kenya, Nigeria, Guinea, Senegal, DRC Congo, Liberia, Ghana and Gambia
Kenzo confirmed his performance at the fest on his official social media platforms where he shared an e-flier announcing him a headlining act for the event
“My people in Freetown Sierra Leone , it’s your turn to party with your boy Eddy Kenzo. On 26 November 2021 in the National Stadium.” Read’s his post
Kabaka Multimedia and Entertainment CEO Abu Bakarr Turay said he is very happy that the event has come back after being suspended because of the pandemic that brought travel restrictions.
“This show demonstrates that the festival is an international brand. The event will not only celebrate African music but also create a night of humor from Africa’s finest comedy acts” He said in one of the media interviews by Sierra Leone Journalists.
The maiden edition of ECOFEST was held in November 2018 in Sierra Leonne and hosted artists from seven West African countries.
In April 2019, the second edition, which was themed Battle Of The Storms, was held at the Independence Stadium in Bakau, Gambia with nine countries represented.
The show did not take place last year because of the effects brought about by Covid-19 pandemic in Africa and the rest of the world.