FNB SMOOTHFEST MAKES A COMEBACK #ZAJIK’ZINTO
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After a year without the intimate FNB Smooth Fest, the festival makes a comeback with an exciting line- up when compared to the two previous events.
This year’s fest will feature South African artists such as Zonke, Amanda Black, Jimmy Dludlu, Floewe, MTN SWAMA award winner Nomalungelo Dladla, Apple Gule, DJ Ntombs and DJ Mix mash. This was revealed by FNB Communications Specialist Sibusile Sigwane who was the programme director with FNB Head of Marketing Zethu Dlamini during the fest launch on Thursday at Nkonyeni Golf Estate.
Sigwane and Dlamini revealed the line-up through a guessing game with guests and those who gave the right answer were presented a gift (FNB branded Cabernet Sauvignon wine).
Sigwane also revealed that South African reality star and Idols SA judge Somizi Mhlongo will be MC of the show which will be held at Riders Ranch. Believe
“We believe this year’s show will come with exciting performances and Riders Ranch is an ideal place for the Smooth Fest,” said Sigwane. The event was graced by acting Minister of Sports, Culture and Youth Affairs Owen Nxumalo, FNB CEO Dennis Mbingo, local artists such as Nomalungelo Dladla who serenaded the attendees with her soulful tunes with Floewe, DJ Mix Mash, personalities and FNB management and staff.
Tickets to the festival are out and available at Shoprite computickets and they cost E725 VVIP, E 485 VIP and E 300 general.
“We only have 50 VVIP tickets available and 300 VIP tickets,” said the programme director.
Guests at Estate. the 3rd FNB SmoothFest launch which was held on Thursday at Nkonyeni Golf
Programme Director Sibusile Sigwane and Zethu Dlamini with songbirds Nomalungelo and Floewe during a guessing game.
FNB ‘s Gugu Dladla- Dlamini presenting DJ Mix Mash gift after he correctly guessed the line-up. a
Lindokuhle Mthupha and FNB's Sijabulile Vilakati.
Ekhaya Kusekhaya Director Sifiso ‘Zwide’ Ndwandwe receiving his gift from Sibusile and Zethu for giving
correct answer during the guessing game at the launch.