Historic Nelson Mandela Day livestream show from Robben Island to raise funds for COVID-19 relief

Ashley Raphala, aka ‘Shimza’ will become the first artist to livestream from Robben Island, in a historic event on Mandela Day, which is tomorrow. Shimza, and his foundation SHIMUZIC, along with the Siya Kolisi Foundation, have partnered in a drive to raise funds for those negatively affected by COVID-19, as well as Robben Island itself. Shimza joins CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters to talk about this unique performance.

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