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Exclusive: Zari Hassan reveals the reason she supports cancer awareness campaign

Why Zari supports cancer awareness

Speaking exclusively to on Thursday after she landed in Kenya ahead of the Saturday event, Zari disclosed that she supports the cancer awareness event because of her late mother Halima Hassan.

“The whole reason why I really decided to take on this initiative, my mom when she passed away we thought it was the sugar diabetes and high blood pressure but really like on the last minute they actually found out that she had a lamp on her pancreas. I’m doing this for my mom and everybody out there who really needs to know,” she said.

The anticipated concert is aimed at spreading cancer awareness, motherhood and other lifestyle challenges Kenyan women face.


Zari The boss lady mentioned that the event will be full of fun and inspiration. The concert will feature famous female Kenyan celebrities, among them Singer Wahu, Kush Tracey, Vivian Kenya, Eveyln Wanjiru, Goloria Muliro, Size 8, Sage Chemutai, Nazizi, Rozza, DJ Dii, DJ Pierra Makena, DJ Mellow, DJ Malaika, Miss Mueni.

Earlier, the South African based tycoon announced on her Instagram:

“Join me and Janet Mbugua and other notable ladies as we talk about women issues. ‘Plight of women in the society. With Over 3million women battling cancer today, colour purple concert plans on encouraging so many women out there who are still in the thick of it, who are yet to fight this fight, that you can do it, you can get through this one step at a time.  AND CONCERTMyself and a team of doctors at Uhuru Gardens on 12th of May will educate you on this and offer free screening for all ladies. And later in the evening I will be your HOST.”


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