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Patience Bambalele

Patience Bambalele

Afro-pop and jazz enthusiasts in Mpumalanga should brace themselves for another Secunda Jazz and Cultural Festival when the event takes place tomorrow.

Sejacufe takes place at Secunda Stadium, and promises a feast of entertainment for music fans.

The event will feature top-notch musicians such as Hugh Masekela, Ringo Madlingozi, Judith Sephuma, Tshepo Tshola, Nhlanhla, Malaika and DJ Nutty Nys.

The festival will be kicked off by local bands such as Bongani Mtshali, PMJ, Beracca, Mpucuko Mthombeni, Masindi Mkhize, Zizi Congo and DJ Mzwezwe.

Sibongile Zikalala, of the Govan Mbeki municipality, said: "The festival's goal is to develop local talent, alleviate poverty, create jobs and attract tourists to this major petrol-chemical town. Our aim is to give developing bands a platform."

Gates will be opened at 10am and tickets cost R120.