Reggae music, it’s positive force, will command the attention of Kenyans this weekend as Jamaican dancehall and reggae icon, Buju Banton prepares to perform for fans on Saturday night.
Buju arrived at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Thursday to much fan fare. It is his first time in Africa, a place he openly called “home” as he greeted Kenyans upon arrival. “I touch the ground not the carpet, Africans with African pride fighting to attain our rights. I am happy to be home,” he said.
According to Kenyan media, Buju will tour the Nairobi National Park before paying a visit to inmates at Kamiti Maximum Prison. The artiste had been billed to perform in the country since December 31st.
Since his release in December 2018, Buju has made his presence felt in many arenas across the Caribbean and even as far as Amsterdam. This is however his inaugural trip “home” to Africa, as he calls it.
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