Celebrated entertainers from across the world have started pouring in their congratulatory messages for NBS After 5, Uganda’s leading entertainment TV show that has marked 5 years of revolutionalizing the entertainment industry.
‘Thank you for supporting Kenyan music, East African music, and African music at large’, said Kenya crooner, Nameless in a social media video.
Nameless’ warming message was followed by his wife and singer, Wahu, Chosen Blood, Sasha Vybez, Zulitums, Mosh Mavoko, Gabriel K, Recho Rey, just to mention but a few.
Hosted by legendary Ugandan TV show hosts, Douglas Lwanga and MC Kats, completed with premium Ugandan DJs, DJ Roja, and DVJ Mercy Pro, After 5 is a daily TV music show that airs on NBS Television, primarily showcasing Ugandan music and providing a much-needed platform to promote new acts.
It is a 2-hour show is themed by the day; Fresh Mondays, Request Tuesday, Pearl Wednesday, Throwback Thursday, and Turn-Up Friday.
Away from regularly surpassing its monthly financial targets, the show and its on-air talents have positively affected communities, made new stars, strengthened the sense of belonging and connection among its viewers, among others.
As such, the show has grown a tribe of followers that relate to it, and a month of memories and appreciation of their support, especially through giving back to them, is a worthy way to celebrate this milestone, and in turn, offering potential partners a touchpoint and the masses with all the unique content that is prepared through the month.
As part of the celebrations of the 5 years of existence, After 5 will be giving back to the community by donating mosquito nets, give out hampers, and running a blood drive, among others.
The campaign will run till the end of April.