Carnival Calabar Team met with the Representatives of the Ooni of Ife and the team From Toronto Caribbean Carnival.
The meeting was held at the Echoes of Calabar Restaurant in Victoria island Lagos where discussions were held on the Possible Collaboration between His Majesty Who is the Patron of the Canadian Festival the Carnival Calabar and the Toronto Caribbean Carnival.
Senator Florence Ita Giwa the Chairman of the Carnival Calabar Bands Association Chaired the meeting. It was attended by Gabe Onah Chairman of Carnival Calabar, Ikechi Uko International Consultant to Carnival Calabar,Hajia Bilkisu Abdul NATOP President and the Canadian team led by Trevor Fortune of ANAT and Toronto Hope4sure Foundation.
Areas of Collaboration were discussed and details agreed on Synergies between the groups.
According Senator Ita Giwa ” Our Carnival is one of the most innovative in the World built on Choreography and Contemporary African Music and Dance and has become an attraction to other festivals. We are happy with the meeting and will see common grounds for Collaboration”
Source: ATQ News