Femi Kuti Set to Headline Kenya’s Koroga Festival
Award-winning Nigerian artist Femi Kuti is set to headline the 26th edition of Koroga festival on July 7, 2019 at Tatu City. The festival is a celebration of African music, food, art and fashion, with a concert and open boutique market.
Capital FM’s Koroga Festival, which will be hosted at Tatu City, off Thika Superhighway, on July 6 and 7, will ensure the two-day event runs without a hitch, the organizers have partnered with Kenya’s elite security forces, Recce Squad.
Capital Limited Group Commercial Director, Farida Idris, said that apart from the elite squad, they have also hired the services of highly trained private security firm, On the Mark Security, to complement Recce Squad.
On Saturday July 6, Day 1 of the festival, will feature up-coming Kenyan artistes Gwaash and Ethic with music provided by Capital FM MixxMasters, DJ Joe Mfalme, DJ Jo Kisila and DJ Rouge.
Then on Sunday July 7, on stage will be Femi Kuti, Jua Cali, Samidoh and Them Mushrooms along with DJ Leo and DJ Andre in what will be a family fun day.
To ensure a seamless movement in and out of Tatu City, Koroga Festival has partnered with SWVL, Bolt (Taxify) and Citti Hoppa Next.
SWVL will provide discounted rides at KES 100 per ride using the code: KOROGA100 to and from the Koroga Festival on both days. SWVL will further provide 10 to 20 buses on both days, with the central pick-up at Nairobi CBD.
BOLT will offer a KES 500 discount on every Koroga trip under the discount code KOROGA500.
Citi Hoppa Next will provide buses on both days, with the central pick-up at Kencom Bus Station, with alternate routes from Thika Road Mall, Two Rivers Bypass, Kahawa West and Kiambu Road. Koroga fans will pay KES 100 per one-way trip for the Citi Hoppa Next.