THE UNIVERSITY of Zululand Choir participated in the Old Mutual National Choir Competition, in which other 25 groups participated, and came in third place overall. The choir came third in the Italian song section and also in the African piece by Mzilikazi Khumalo.
Choir Master Bhekani Buthelezi described the event as a memorable one. “We are so excited to have participated in this competition,” he said, adding that they were participating for the second time.
Buthelezi thanked the university community for all the support they receive every day. “I want to particularly thank the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Fikile NM Mazibuko and the Acting Dean of Students, Dr Zethu Mkhize for the tremendous support,” he said.
Pictured: Choristers celebrating their good performance at Old Mutual National Competition