Preparations of the Shoko Festival to be held in the capital from the 29th of this month are underway with a number of local and international artists having already confirmed their participation at the international event.

The annual event which features live concerts, comedy nights, talk shows and discussions on urban culture will be held in the capital from the 29th of this month to the 1st of October.

Shoko Festival coordinator Natalie Kombe said preparations for the event are going well and they are expecting a bigger event.

Natalie highlighted that this year’s event will be spectacular with more artists compared to last year.

The international arts festival will this year feature some South African award winning artists including Emtee and comedian Mpho Popps alongside our local stars Soul Jah Love, Exq, Takura and Calvin.