Gbanraun, a reputable kingdom in Southern Ijaw local government area of Bayelsa state is set to host her first ever and mind blowing Xmas Fiesta.
The four days event which is scheduled to kick start from the 29th of December, 2018 through the 1st of January, 2019 is to celebrate, make merry and unite the people of Gbanraun Kingdom. According to Hon. Goodday Edidi, the chairman of the event, the fiesta is as a result of the peace experienced in the kingdom since the enthronement of His Royal Majesty, Egbesuwei the X, the Agadagba of Gbanraun Kingdom, Pere Capt. Frank Okiakpe.
As said by Hon. Edidi “It is clear and glaring just as said by our elders that take away the Shepard and the sheep will be scattered. Gbanraun for a long while has not experience the present peace, harmony and unity that we’re experiencing today and for this reason, there is need for celebration because good things don’t come easy.
The said Fiesta is loaded with exciting activities such as male and female football match, swimming competition, boat regatta, seminar, 100 meters relay race, tough of war, wrestling, talent hunt, drama performance, dance competition, comedy performance, live music performance and to crown it all, it shall be having her first beauty pageant tittled Mr and Miss Gbanraun.
The event will be featuring live on stage the likes of Incredible D, Icebox, Koboko, Mc Brown, Trinity, Mc Hilarious, Mc George, Phyno P, Mc Big-eye, Dj Okoko and a host of others.
According to the chairman, this is just the beginning therefore indigenes and the general public should anticipate for more of this annually.