“YEMBA” RECEIVES BACKLASH FOR K500 BIRTHDAY PARTY CHARGE & TALKS ABOUT TRANSITIONING TO MUSIC IN A DIAMOND TV INTERVIEW.
Mwila Mendai popularly known as Shawn Miller’s or “Yemba” from Zambezi Magic Telenovela, Zuba, this week posted a photo announcing that he’ll be celebrating his birthday next month, but the backlash came up after he it was noted that the entry fee is K500. The fee which also covers dinner, has not been received well with some social media users expressing how they feel the amount is too much.
Also during the week, he appeared on Diamond TV’s On The Table show hosted by Chimweka Chileshe where he spoke about his intentions to transition back into music, something he had been doing even prior to his newly found acting job on Zuba.
On the interview, he also addressed his friendship with Bobby East which goes as way back as him making an appearance at the beginning of the XYZ CEO’s Tamanga video that featured the late Joe Chibangu.
Watch interview here: