Teddy Afro’s New Year’s Eve concert, which was to take place on 10 September at the Addis Ababa’s Millennium Hall has been cancelled again. The artist was reportedly to receive $76 980 (1.8 million birr) from organisers of the event Joy Events and Promotion PLC, which sent an application for the concert in the first week of July.
According to the Addis Ababa Mayor’s Office, the decision was taken to give space to a different Ethiopian New Year’s Eve events which will be also attended by Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemarim Desalegn.
The event’s organisers have announced that Teddy Afro’s concert has been postponed. The new date for the concert is yet to be announced by the event’s organisers.