Pic: Berita Instagram Page
Singer and songwriter Berita's recent performance at Kwanokuthula Stadium in Plettenberg Bay was cut short after a man stormed on stage with a machete.
"Two songs into Berita’s performance, a man with a machete made his way on stage and started cutting sound cables before proceeding to follow Berita with the knife. Berita and her manager, Ninel Musson, who was with her at the time, both managed to escape unharmed," Berita's management company Vth Season said in statement.
Berita apologised to her fans on her Twitter after the unfortunate incident.
"It was one of the scariest incidents I have experienced at a show. I was with Berita and we are both grateful to have escaped alive and unharmed. We regret that Berita was unable to complete her set as the crowd in attendance were extremely excited to see her perform and many travelled from far to witness the African Jewel live,”expressed Ninel Musson, Director at Vth Season in a statement.