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Omon Okor

I lived in Nigeria for my entire childhood. When I came to the United States, my eyes were opened as to how unaware other countries were to the overwhelming economic and cultural challenges of Africa.  It was then I knew I was meant to dedicate my life to bringing a voice to those still in the shadows and to enlighten those totally unaware of the atrocities women and children in Africa endure.

South African Traditional Music Awards (SATMA) Celebrates 15 years of Existence and Excellence

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 Culture, Sport and Recreation MEC, Ms. Lindiwe Ntshalintshali says it is important to celebrate our culture and tradition as it takes us back to our roots. And also, to celebrate the founder of SATMA Dr. Dumisani Goba for turning an idea into a big success.

“Let us put Mpumalanga on the map internationally. Our province consists of almost every South African tribe, which makes it for our people never to forget about where they come from and their roots too” said Mpumalanga MEC of Culture, Sport and Recreation. 

The 15th year birthday celebration took place on the 3rd of October 2020 at Ingwenyama Conference and sport resort (Mvubu room) 

The SATMA truck was used to do the roadshow for the 2nd- 3rd of October 2020 around Mpumalanga for awareness.

Amongst the special guests who attended the birthday celebration were Dr. Nothembi Mkhwebane, Blaq Diamond, Vhudie Mamphwe, and cultural dance groups. 

The MEC and HOD for the DCSR are amongst the invited guests including Supa-Vite brand ambassadors.


Author
Omon Okor

I lived in Nigeria for my entire childhood. When I came to the United States, my eyes were opened as to how unaware other countries were to the overwhelming economic and cultural challenges of Africa.  It was then I knew I was meant to dedicate my life to bringing a voice to those still in the shadows and to enlighten those totally unaware of the atrocities women and children in Africa endure.



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