Comedy duo Madrat and Chiko have delighted fans with the announcement of the highly anticipated fourth season of their annual comedy show, Nseko Buseko.
After a hiatus caused by the Covid-19 outbreak, the event is set to take place on July 7th at the UMA Multipurpose Hall, promising a night filled with laughter and entertainment.
This year, Uganda Waragi and MTN have stepped in as the title sponsors, while Talent Africa takes charge of event production and management, ensuring an unforgettable experience for comedy enthusiasts.
Nseko Buseko, meaning “just for laughs,” has become a prominent fixture in Uganda’s comedy scene, showcasing the immense talent and creativity of local comedians. Madrat and Chiko, thrilled to return after the pandemic-induced break, aim to celebrate the rich comedic culture of Uganda in this year’s edition.
During a press conference held at the Talent Africa Group offices in Kololo, Madrat and Chiko expressed their dedication to delivering an exceptional display of comedy and laughter. The duo utilized the lockdown period to refine their craft, promising a memorable experience for comedy lovers.
Uganda Waragi, renowned for its commitment to promoting arts and entertainment, joins as one of the title sponsors. Hillary Baguma, the Brand Manager of mainstream spirits, emphasized their enthusiasm, stating, “We went all out to become the biggest comedy supporter because we are the spirit of Uganda, and with that, we believe working with Madrat and Chiko will be the best way we share the Ugandan joy through comedy.”
Mavis Musungu from MTN highlighted the company’s commitment to supporting local talent, recognizing the power of comedy to bring people together and create moments of happiness. MTN is excited to collaborate with Madrat and Chiko in bringing Nseko Buseko Season 4 to life, providing a platform for Ugandan comedians to shine.
Talent Africa’s Chief Entertainment Officer, Aly Alibhai, expressed their pride in managing the show from beginning to end, bringing their expertise to take the event to another level.
TV partners NTV and Spark TV, represented by Brand Manager Bonny Tamale, emphasized their dedication to delivering quality content to viewers. They recognized the value Nseko Buseko Season 4 would add to Uganda’s entertainment landscape.
100.2 Galaxy FM expressed excitement about partnering with Madrat and Chiko, acknowledging their growth and promising to deliver communication aligned with the event.
Conan Businge from Victoria University noted their focus on “out-of-the-box” training and their understanding of the role of entertainment in nurturing talent. They expressed pride in associating themselves with an event that showcases the artistic capabilities of Ugandan comedians.
Muhamad Buyinza from Sozo Property Consultants expressed the brand’s pride in working with influential creatives like Madrat and Chiko, who consistently deliver brand value. He called upon their clients to support the upcoming Nseko Buseko.
Madrat and Chiko assured fans of an unforgettable evening filled with laughter, entertainment, and pure joy. They invited everyone, especially their devoted fans, to mark their calendars for July 7th and join them at the UMA Multipurpose Hall for an extraordinary comedy extravaganza.
The press conference, hosted by comedian Patrick Salvado, was attended by sponsors, media fraternity, and fellow comedians, creating an atmosphere of excitement and anticipation.
Tickets for Nseko Buseko are already on sale, with an early bird MTN Mobile Money offer of only 15,000 UGX available through 16598#. Ordinary tickets will be priced at 20,000 UGX at the gate