Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State will be the special guest of honour as the maiden edition of the Anambra Heritage Festival kicks off on December 22nd at Rojenny Stadium complex, Oba, Anambra State.
Already, the state government says it has concluded preparatory plans towards a grand and successful staging of the cultural festival holding between December 22nd to 24th.
The festival, which is in its first edition is an initiative of the Governor Obiano administration and is aimed at promoting culture of the people and to deepen the Anambra heritage.
Part of the objectives of the three day festival, according to the organisers is to create a rich cultural platform to bring Anambrarians together and sensitise the people to show respect for their arts and culture.
In order to make the festival a huge success, the government has promised to ensure adequate security through the state’s security outfit ‘’Operation Kpochapu” in and around Oba environ during and after the duration of the festival.
According to the event organisers, ‘’great fun and excitement awaits participants and tourists to the festival as the state government has made renewed assurances to safeguard Oba and its environs”.