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Abuja Carnival begins on December 3

23 November 2016, 17:13

Abuja -  The 2016 Abuja Carnival will hold from December 3 to 6, the Federal Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced on Wednesday.


Grace Gekpe, Director, Entertainment and Creative Services in the ministry, said in a statement in Abuja, that the annual event would commence with a street carnival from Eagles Square to Area 1.


She said that the event would also be followed by traditional circus and an opening ceremony on the first day, while Durbar, children fiesta and a cultural night would hold on  Dec. 4.

According to her, a masquerade fiesta, boat regatta and various exhibition of Nigeria’s artefacts would also feature during the annual carnival.

-NAN


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