Jokema to rock Hagen, launch album

Fans of Papua New Guinea band Jokema will get to see their favourite band live in concert this weekend in Mt Hagen, Western Highlands Province.

Jokema will be performing this Saturday  at Club Mystics and invites fans for this one night show with tickets selling at K80.

The show is part of the band’s national tour launching its new album ‘Niugini Flavor’ which incorporates the culture and ways of the different provinces in PNG.

The album boasts 10 songs sung in different languages and style from Kerema, Morobe, Autonomous Region of Bougainville up to Mt Hagen, Chimbu and across to Manus.

Hit songs released from the album include Niugini Flavor, Sexy Mona Kora, Jix Ambe and Latrusanni featuring O-Shen.

The tour kicked off in Lae, then went on to Port Moresby then Buka and will get underway on Boxing Day in Kokopo with limited edition CDs and merchandise available on the night.

All profits from the tour will be used to launch a campaign to fight youth suicide.

Quintina Naime