7th December, 2010
Ifako Ijaiye Local Government Education Authority will hold its maiden Cultural andÂ Arts Festival on Wednesday, 8 December.
The fiesta, which will be held at Vetland Primary School playground, New Garage,Â Agege, will be chaired by Chief Ayokunnu Akande, Leader, Action Congress of NigeriaÂ in Ifako Ijaiye and Ojokoro local councils.
Comrade Murisik Taiwo Balogun, Education Secretary of Ifako Ijaiye Local GovernmentÂ Education Authority told P.M.NEWS that preparations to ensure that the one-day eventÂ is successful has been in top gear, adding that all the invited guests haveÂ signified their intention to grace the occasion.
â€œThis is the maiden edition of the Cultural and Art Festival in our council and itÂ will be the first of its kind. We want to use the event to showcase and promote ourÂ cultural heritage,â€ he said.
Chief hosts of the festival are the Chairman of Ifako Ijaiye LG, Hon. AdemolaÂ Doherty and the Chairman of Ojokoro Local Council Development Area, Hon. BenjaminÂ Olabinjo. Hostesses are Alhaja Motolani Doherty and Mrs. Omolabake Olabinjo.