As the biggest supporter of Uganda’s music, MTN Uganda has today announced its sponsorship of the Tugende Mu Kikadde 2022 concert that is slated for Saturday 3rd December this year.
The Tugende Mukikadde MTN sponsorship announcement was made today in a press conference held at the MTN Headquarters in Kampala between MTN and some of the artists who are set to perform at the highly anticipated concert following a 2-year break occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic. The cherished Tugende Mukikadde concert that promises a nostalgic taste of the good old times is a musical experience that walks music lovers of all ages down memory lane to drive the appreciation of Uganda’s music from back in time.
Speaking at the press conference, John Paul Okwi, the MTN Uganda Manager Events and Sponsorship said that MTN has for the last 24 years of its existence in Uganda, strongly supported Ugandan music, and being part of the Tugende Mu Kikadde concert only comes naturally to the brand.
“I am happy to note that when MTN opened shop in Uganda, these artists are the ones that we worked with in the music industry. It is therefore exciting to note that they are still entertaining us and that they are ready to walk us down memory lane with the nostalgic tunes that made and still make our days,” Somdev said.
He added that this concert will appeal to both the young and old, alike. As the cherished concert reopens its stage with a bang, revelers shall be treated to a formidable lineup of big names in the Ugandan music industry including; Eddy Yawe, Chance Nalubega, Sweet Kid, Kabuye Semboga, Akiiki Romeo, Betty Mpologoma, Ziggy Dee, Lady Miriam Tindatine, and Abdu Mulasi featuring the Abeeka Band for only UGX.100,000/= standard and UGX.300,000/= VIP. Platinum tables are available at UGX.3,000,000/=.
In addition to sponsoring the Tugend Mukikadde concert, MTN has subsidized the concert fees for the fans who will pay for their concert tickets through MTN Mobile Money. Fans paying through MTN mobile money will get a Ushs. 10,000 discount on standard tickets at the entrance gate. As a build-up to the highly anticipated concert, music fans are reminded to download the MTN Tidal app to stream their favorite Ugandan oldies and new hits. Similarly, music lovers can also download their favorite songs as CallerTunez to share their passion with their callers.
Like the other concerts that MTN is sponsoring this year, the Tugende Mukikadde concert shall also run under the theme; #We♥UgMusic. Follow the MTN Uganda social media pages and the Hashtag #We♥UgMusic and participate in the various challenges to win cash and tickets for you and your friends to be part of the Tugende Mukikadde concert.