Malawi reggae musician Jimmy Anderson alias Chiozo will later this year perform in the country enroute on his across Africa walk to promote African cultural awareness.
The 81,000-km walk will begin in South Africa at the end of this month with shows Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
ìThe walk and concerts will carry the massage to all African governments to promote culture,î said in Dar es Salaam yesterday.
ìI want our children and grand children to know what Africans were doing,î he added.
ìIíll be requesting Disk Jockeys (DJ) to play my single album titled Radio Presenter on the eve of my arrival, he said, adding that he expects to reach Cairo on February 12, 2013.
He said his dream would to outdo British colonizer Cecil John Rhodes who managed to walk from South Africa to Egypt for three years.
ìIf I reach Cairo on Feb 12, 2013, Iíll outdo the record set by Rhodes,î he said.