WATCH: Global Citizen: Mandela 100

Cape Town – The Global Citizen: Mandela 100 festival is taking place at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Sunday.

The event is hosted and presented by the Motsepe Foundation and will be broadcast live to over 180 countries across six continents from 14:00. 

Those unable to attend the concert can watch a live stream via YouTube or Twitter. The concert will also be broadcast on SABC1 and Channel O (DStv 320).


Headlining acts include Beyoncé & JAY-Z, Cassper Nyovest, D'banj, Ed Sheeran, Eddie Vedder, Femi Kuti, Kasey Musgraves, Pharrell Williams & Chris Martin, Sho Madjozi, Tiwa Savage, Usher, and Wizkid. 

Trevor Noah will host the festival with co-hosts Naomi Campbell, Dave Chappelle, Sir Bob Geldof, Gayle King, Bonang Matheba, Nomzamo Mbatha, Tyler Perry, and Forest Whitaker.

Leaders set to address the Global Citizen: Mandela 100, include South African President Cyril Ramaphosa among others.  

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