Orange September is a series of events planned to position the state by showcasing the diverse and enigmatic colours of our collective history, unity in diversity…
To mark the 30th anniversary of the creation of Akwa Ibom, the State’s Ministry for Culture and Tourism has launched the #OrangeSeptember campaign.
Orange September is a series of events planned to position the state by showcasing the diverse and enigmatic colours of our collective history, unity in diversity and the depth and range of our indigenous entrepreneurship.
According to the Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Hon. Victor Antai, “we are set to colour Nigeria and the World at large Orange and let them know that we are a great people with a unique cultural heritage. Akwa Ibom’s 30th anniversary is one in a lifetime and must be celebrated in style. Collectively, as Nigeria’s highest oil and gas producing State, we are celebrating our optimistic, sociable, hospitable, adventurous and industrious nature…Amazing Akwa Ibom, THIS IS WHO WE ARE!”
The events will be 6 days of excitement and great fun. Here are the list of events with dates and venues below:
17th September, Cultural Festival – Uyo
18th September, Photo Exhibition – Unity Park
19th September, Ibom Food Fest – Ibom Tropicana
20th September, Music festival – Unity Park
21st September, Fashion Show – Le’Meridien
22nd September, Miss Akwa Ibom – Le’Meridien.
Visit www.orangeseptember.ng to get more details. Follow on Social Media; Facebook @AKSOrangeSeptember, Instagram: @OrangeSeptember, Twitter: @OrangeSeptember_aks