Afro-pop band Sauti Sol has canceled their Europe trip after failing to get their visas on time.On social media ,they released a statement saying they have postponed their tour after their Visas were delayed by the UK embassy due to the ongoing Ukraine war.
“It’s with the utmost regret that we once again postpone our shows in Europe. Despite applying in time, we are informed by the UK embassy that delays occasioned by the Ukraine crisis has made it increasingly difficult to procure the necessary travel visa in a timely manner,”the statement read.
Basically, it’s not the first the band has postponed their UK tour. Sauti Sol in the recent past has canceled their tours in the UK a few times because of the delay.They promised everyone who paid that all their tickets remain valid despite the postponement.
“It is with heavy hearts that we disappoint our fans and only hope to make it up to everyone that looked forwards to joining Us.”“We are working with the UK venues and promoters to have the rescheduled dates announced next week, when we have word of when the UK Visas will be granted. All tickets will remain valid.” they added.