Adekunle Gold, The Ben, Chris Eazy, Alyn Sano To Headline Entertainment At Basketball Africa League’s


The Basketball Africa League (BAL) ( today announced the lineup of artists and entertainers who will headline the entertainment at the BK Arena when the BAL Playoffs & Finals tips off on May 24 in Kigali, Rwanda. Nigerian global superstar Adekunle Gold will grace the stage alongside some of Rwanda’s hit makers including The Ben, Juno Kizigenza, Alyn Sano, Chris Eazy and more!

Fan Zone
The Fan Zone, situated at BK Arena parking lot, will be open to fans on game days from 2:00 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. CAT and during weekends from 3 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. CAT.

The Fan Zone will offer a range of activities for both the young and adults, including 3-on-3 basketball games, food trucks, a photo booth, and music by DJ Loft and DJ Kim.

In-Arena Entertainment
The Playoffs & Finals fan in-arena experience will feature pre-game and halftime performances by music artists, dancers, drummers, and dunk teams.  Fans can expect some of the biggest Rwandan artists on stage and curated music experience from some of the city’s hottest such as DJ Sonia & Hottempah Collective and an international DJ, Fully Focus (Kenya).

Starting May 24, every game will showcase diverse performers catering to all age groups; Adekunle Gold, Juno Kizigenza, Alyn Sano & Chris Eazy will perform during the opening weekend.  Kivumbi King, Ariel Wayz & The Ben will close the Finals with halftime performances during the closing weekend May 31 – June 1, 2024.

Tickets are now on sale at and Single game tickets start at 1600 RWF. Fans can save up to 20% on single ticket prices by purchasing a tournament pass to watch all games during the Playoffs and Finals. Fans who buy tickets will have free access to the BAL Fan Zone at BK Arena. Fans can save up to 35% off single ticket prices for group packages by emailing [email protected].




24 May

Opening Ceremony:

Game One Halftime: Juno Kizigenza
Game two Halftime: Adekunle Gold

Timeout: Dancers

25 May

Game One Halftime: Bwiza
Game Two Halftime: Kenny Sol
Timeout: Dancers

26 May

Game One Halftime: Alyn Sano
Game Two Halftime: Chris Eazy
Timeout: Dancers

27 May

Game One Halftime: Dancers
Game Two Halftime : Ish Kevin

29 May

Game One Halftime: Kivumbi King
Game Two Halftime: Kevin Kade

31 May

Game One Halftime: Ariel Wayz
Elevate Showcase: Dancers



Game One Halftime: The Ben

Closing Ceremony: Rwandan National Ballet & HipHop Crew
Timeout: Dancers