International Comedy Festival in Gaborone


The Heavyweight International Comedy Festival (HICOFEST) will take place at the Gaborone International Conference Centre on July 29 in Gaborone, Botswana.

Stand-up comedians from Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe will perform at HICOFEST for the first time.

Tapiwa “Taap the Guy” will represent Namibia, while Swaziland and Zimbabwe will be represented by Mduduzi “Mdura” Dlamini and Clive Chighubu respectively.

The rest of the line-up for HICOFEST includes Mashabela and Salesman from South Africa, local comedians Onalenna “Zozo” Mosweu and Ouza, as well as some surprise guest comedians.