Wednesday, 4 December 2013
CALABAR CARNIVAL 2013: "MY BAND WILL SHOCK THE WORLD" -SENATOR ITA GIWA PROMISES
In a statement made available to newsmen, Ita-Giwa said that her Band is prepared to stage a performance that will be memorable owing to adequate preparation and rehearsals that the group had went through.
She added that movie stars and celebrities who are also members of her Band would also feature prominently in the parade that will blow peoples mind with unique costumes and glamour.
Ita-Giwa also thanked the State Governor, Senator Liyel Imoke for sustaining the carnival till date and also adding spices to its organisation with local and international presence.
The statement reads in parts: "Africa's biggest carnival will hold again this year in Calabar on December 27. As usual, my Seagull band that has prominently won the King and Queen contest will be hot in grandeur and style this time around again but will catch the eyes of our spectators with unique costumes and dance steps. It is going to be a show of a life time because we have completed rehearsals and they can also be sure to see movie stars who are also members of the Seagull Band on parade with me.
"My band has always won the King and Queen contest and this year, we are ready to repeat the feat and certainly, we shall blow people's minds with our sterling performance. I want to also thank the governor, Senator Liyel Imoke for sustaining the festival till date".