54th Birthday Weekend Extravaganza
Thank You To All The Listeners Who Came Through For Our Birthday Weekend Extravaganza
The Motsweding FM Birthday Weekend Extravaganza was held at Sun Park in Sun City Resort Rustenburg on the June 25 -26 June 2016. Saturday was the Ultimate Konka concert followed by the Iketleng Unplugged Session on Sunday.
Present at the event was SABC Spokesperson Mr Kaizer Kganyago and GE Radio: Mr Lesley Nhloko and he stated: “I would like to thank our listeners who heeded to the call to come celebrate this milestone with Motsweding FM, it’s such an honour to be here and greeted by huge masses. Nothing is as fulfilling as getting a nod of job well-done from the people who you rendering a service for. As the SABC we would like to thank the North West Province for showing us warmth.”
“This gathering symbolises greatness and that is what we are celebrating, Sun City Resort came in and decided to celebrate with the station. We are glad we could be part of this extravaganza and looking forward to many more years with the station as this was a first of its kind,” said Sun City Marketing Manager, Mr Andrew Irumba.
Motsweding FM Acting Marketing Manager, Mr Sibusiso Gumbi, stated: “The hashtag #konkabokamoso definitely drew a number of audiences and as a station we appreciate them and we thought what better way to celebrate with them other than on this day. The birthday celebration is aimed at bringing our colorful multicultural audience together and to celebrate this huge milestone with them.”
South Africa’s music heavyweights headlining the events included Mafikizolo, Fifi Cooper, Robbie Malinga, Musa Sukwini, Tuks Senganga, and many others. There were special guest appearances from Black Motion, DJs Sphe and Naves. Featured were upcoming DJ’s DJ Big Boy, DJ Papa, and SABC's very own DJ Malwela and Motsweding FM's DJ's keeping the crowd on their knees with laughter was SA’s comedian Sammy Fever.