Airtel Uganda thrilled music fans in Uganda with a Women’s day concert that was headlined by top Nigerian artist Tiwa Savage. The concert which was held at Kati-Kati Grounds, Lugogo also featured a lineup of top female artistes including; Rema, Irene Ntale, Cindy, Sheebah, Keko, Lillian Mbabazi as well as Airtel Uganda Trace Music Star winner Sandra Suubi.
Airtel Uganda has become associated to Women’s Day celebrations in Uganda. In 2014, the telecom company sponsored the “Ugandan Women of Substance” 2014 Awards ceremony that featured Jamaican artist Nyanda as the main act.
According to Airtel Uganda Brand Assets and Properties Manager, Noella Byuma, “Airtel Uganda realizes the importance of the woman in everyone’s life. By being part of this concert, Airtel Uganda joined the rest of the world to pay respect to the women who have in one way or another, positively influenced our lives.”
“Airtel Uganda will continue to be committed to supporting and recognizing women in Uganda who have made a significant contribution to society through sports, music, public service, arts & culture and media,” she added.
Tiwa Savage is a Nigerian singer-songwriter, recording artist, performer and actress, currently signed to Sony/ATV Music Publishing and Mavin Records. Born on February 5, 1980 in Nigeria, Tiwa relocated to London where she studied and later to the United States where she began her music career as a background singer for artists such as Mary J. Blige, Sting, George Michael, Kelly Clarkson and Spice Girls.