Nelson Mandela To Host World AIDS Day Concert

Published: 2007-10-03
Former South African President Nelson Mandela will be hosting the 2007 World AIDS concert that will take place on December 1st in Johannesburg, South Africa.

This international musical event aims to raise youth awareness about HIV and AIDS and is so far the fifth such annual concert to take place. Previous gigs have raised up to $3 million, always taking place on World AIDS Day, and have included the participation of musical acts such as Bob Geldof, Beyonce and U2.

Line-up and ticket information have yet to be announced.

Writer: Stephanie Ng Wan

   

 

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