The legendary South African “Jabulani” singer Penelope Jane Thandeka also known as PJ Powers will headline a charity concert organized by Girl Up Initiative Uganda
Famous for songs like “Jabulani”, “There is an Answer”, “World In Union”, and “Home to Africa” among others will be performed, PJ Powers first performed in Uganda about 14 years ago, is excited to be part of the charity concert.
“I first came to Uganda about 14 years ago,” she said. “The most excitement I have ever experienced on tour in Africa is when I came to Uganda. So, it was really easy for me to choose coming here again.”
“I am involved with an organization in South Africa that is about empowering people for which I am the global ambassador. So, working with Girl Up is in synergy with this ambassadorial role.” She added.
The charity concert will be held on Friday, June 30 at Kampala Serena Hotel. Tickets will go for 100,000 (regular) and 5 million (table). Girl Up Initiative Uganda is organizing the concert in conjunction with Content Connect Africa.
PJ powers was born in Durban, KwaZulu Natal on 16 July 1960.