ETHEKWINI NEWSFLASH
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
30 JULY 2018
 
Fill Up Moses Mabhida - Social Media Rumors
 
EThekwini Municipality notes with concerns the fabricated news circulating on social media platforms with regards to the funding of Fill Up Moses Mabhida concert organized by a recording artist Casper Nyovest for R56 million to take place at Moses Mabhida Stadium in December 2018.
 
The city dismisses this fabricated news circulating on social media platforms and regards them as malicious.
 
It should be noted that the city continues to engage with various event organizers to identify leveraging opportunities to market the destination through hosting key events.
 
Events are part of the city’s visitor strategy to market the destination by identifying leveraging opportunities to promote the destination.
The city wishes to confirm that it has been in discussion and or communicating with Fill Up Moses Mabhida event organizers, however the city has not reached any agreements or concluded any funding support for this event.
 
Issued by Durban Tourism.
 
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