Etana visits Acting Governor Ann Kananu

Etana visits Acting Governor Ann Kananu

  • H.E Ann Kananu welcomed the reggae artist and reffered to Nairobi as a magnet for international celebrities because of its’ people as well as culture.
  • The acting governor also talked about the economic advantage of The Pamoja Live Concert, adding that she supports youth empowerment and self sustenance.



Jamaican reggae artist Shauna McKenzie, known popularly as Etana, today, paid a visit to the Nairobi Acting Governor, HE. Ann Kananu.

H.E Ann Kananu welcomed the reggae artist and reffered to Nairobi as a magnet for international celebrities because of its’ people as well as culture.

"Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, Nairobi which is also known as the "Green City in the sun" continues to be a magnet for International Celebrities because of its friendly people, rich culture, national parks as well as being a major commercial, transport and communications  hub of Africa".

The acting governor also talked about the economic advantage of The Pamoja Live Concert, adding that she supports youth empowerment and self sustenance.

"The Pamoja Live Concert will promote the youth businesses: flea markets and local vendors will be able to market and sell their products during the duration of the event. I fully support youth empowerment and self sustenance."

The Jamaican reggae artist was happy to hear that many Nairobians will get to watch her concert and at the same time be economically empowered.

Etana’s performance is set to be the first major performance since Covid-19 hit the world, and Kenya went into curfew in March 2020.

Headlining the Pamoja Concert event, Etana is set to perform at the Waterfront, off ngong Road on October 30.

Also present at the visit with H.E Ann Kananu were County Executive Committee members: Winnie Gathagu, Newton Munene, Hiten Majevdia and Charles Kerich as well as  Members of the County Assembly.