The people of Ogbe-Ijoh Warri Kingdom in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State have announced that the ancient annual Amafini festival will be celebrated on Saturday the 22nd of January 2022. The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide can report.
According to a statement from the Olori-In-Council On Behalf of The People of Ogbe-Ijoh Warri Kingdom, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspapers Worldwide had noted that the 2022 edition of the Amafini Festival will mark its 1002nd existence.
The statement had particularly enjoined sons and daughters of Ogbe-Ijoh, Deltans, Niger Deltans and the Ijaws all over the World to make out time to storm the community for the celebration on Saturday 22nd of January 2022 at the Ogbe-Ijoh community main town hall.
On entertainment, the statement had noted that an Ijaw musician, Alfred Izon-ebi, popularly known as Jking has been contacted to perform during the festival.
The statement continued that other side attractions include Cultural dance troupes,
Cultural dance competition, Ogele dance and other interesting activities.
The statement reads below :
The Olori-In-Council On Behalf Of The People Of Ogbe-Ijoh Warri Kingdom In Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State Invites the general public to the 1002nd edition of the Annual Amafini Festival 2022.
Date: Saturday 22nd of January 2022.
Time: 10am Prompt .
Venue: Ogbe-Ijoh Main Town Hall Hq, Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta State.
Side attractions include:
Cultural dance troupes
Cultural dance competition
Music to be supplied by Alfred Izon-ebi, popularly known as Jking