All roads lead to Johannesburg, South Africa on the 2nd of December for the 2018 Global Citizens Festival. This years festival might be the biggest so far as will be to celebrate Global Citizen Nelson Mandela at 100, his life’s work and his lasting legacy. The Festival will also feature some of the World’s biggest entertainers and performers like Beyonce, Jay-z, Ed Sheeran, Femi Kuti, Chris Martin, Usher, Wizkid, D-Banj, Cassper Nyovest, Pharell Williams, Gayle King and many others. Media Mogul and personal friend to Nelson Mandela, Oprah Winfrey will also be in attendance and will deliver the key-note speech at the festival.

Oprah took to her social media to express her feelings on the event “It is one of the great honors of my life to have spent so much time with him, and I look forward to celebrating his courageous life.

The Global Citizen Festival is an annual music festival which started in 2012 and is organized by the Global Poverty Project. The main goal of the Global Citizens Project is to end poverty by 2030.


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