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NAMA to Honour 40 legends this year – #NAMAlegends

The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe and Jacaranda Culture and Media Corporation announce that the Legends Edition of the National Arts Merit Awards will be held virtually on 27 March 2021.

Dubbed the #NAMAlegends, the special edition will be celebrating and honouring 40 Legends that have made us laugh, cry and love since 1980. It’s an art-filled 40th anniversary celebration for Zimbabwe, while we commemorate 35 years of the existence of the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe.

This extravaganza will be live on ZBC TV, ZTN Facebook page, and NAMAtv Youtube Page for the whole world to witness the brilliance of Zimbabwean artistry with more platforms to be announced soon.

You can expect performances by DJ Tamuka, Busi Ncube, Nutty O, Tamy Moyo, Poptain, Sylent Nqo, Mzoe 7, Anita Jackson, Jose Sax, Tariro neGitare, Ex q and some exciting surprises.

Event organisers, Jacaranda Culture and Media Corporation are very confident that they will deliver a stellar show. “The show will go on this year. We have a different format but we will raise the bar, lock down or no lockdown,”

“Rehearsals are well underway and we are working on ensuring everything is in place for the smooth flow of the show,” added Napoleon Nyanhi.

The awards are proudly powered by Old Mutual whose unwavering support has been tremendous even in past editions as well as CIMAS who have believed in the dream of supporting art excellence.

#NAMAlegends – Our Legacy, Our Pride