Media Accreditation Now Open For 2019

Winner of the African Responsible Tourism Awards Most Sustainable Event Award in 2017, MTN Bushfire was also hailed in 2016 by CNN as one of the “7 African music festivals you really have to see,” and listed by BBC as a “Top African festival....

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Tribute to a Legend: Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi RIP

MTN Bushfire expresses its heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and associates of the late, great Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi. Another African legend has fallen, yet his legacy will live on through his music and words. MTN Bushfire has been ho...

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We Are Hiring! Open Call for Interns and Volunteers for MTN Bushfire Festival 2019

Are you over 18 years old, dynamic, passionate and looking for an exciting 2019 working experience? MTN Bushfire is the perfect opportunity for you. Winner of the African Responsible Tourism Awards “Best Responsible Event” in 2017, MTN Bushfire i...

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MTN Bushfire Schools’ Festival Facilitators Call Out

Created to counter the lack of a formal arts curriculum in eSwatini’s public schools, the MTN Bushfire High Schools’ Festival supported by MTN Bushfire, and the MTN Bushfire Primary Schools’ Festival supported by MTN Bushfire and the European U...

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The Goethe-Institut is Proud to Support Meute

The Goethe-Institut is proud to support a regional tour by the German musical phenomenon MEUTE in partnership with the MTN Bushfire and Zakifo Festivals - proud members of the Igoda Southern African Music Festival Circuit. MEUTE is a ground-breaking...

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MTN Bushfire 2019 The Moral Compass

If you follow the compass to 26.4973° S, 31.2183° E, you will arrive at House on Fire in the Malkerns Valley of Eswatini, home of the MTN Bushfire Festival. However, there is another, and perhaps more important compass that can also lead you to thi...

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