John Kani (Photo: Gallo Images)
Johannesburg – Veteran actor Dr. John Kani will be awarded the Sotigui of Honour at this year’s Sotigui Awards in Burkina Faso.
Congratulating John on Twitter, Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa tweeted on Wednesday: “Congratulations to legendary Actor & Playwright @JohnKani2, as he travels to Burkina Faso to attend the prestigious ceremony of the Sotigui Awards where he will be awarded the Sotigui of Honour for this tremendous contribution to the African creative industry. Sithi halala Baba! [sic]”
This is not the only award John Kani has won in recent days.