Multiple award winning world renowned author – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Pan Africanist Anti corruption activist from Kenya – Prof Patrick Lumumba will speak live in Okija on December 29, 2018 at the 5th Edition of the Face Of Okija. The theme of this year’s event, is Re-engineering our morals the African way. The annual Face of Okija Cultural event reinforces the values that make us truly African.
This Edition is also packed with numerous cultural performances such as the legendary Nkpokiti dancers, Atilogwu dancers, Igbo Jaa Ogene Group, Ohafia war dance, Hunters dance by Obi Troop and others. The biennial King And Queen Face of Okija Cultural Pageant is also scheduled to take place at this year’s event. This culture inspired pageant which is dynamic and unmatched, produces the finest young people with great qualities that are worthy of emulation. This Pageant empowers our youth to serve and give back to our communities and the society. The prizes for the winners are designed to make a lifetime impact.
This is A Pageant with a difference. This year’s Face Of Okija will also showcase inspiring stories from the Obijackson women and Children’s Hospital and the ways in which the hospital is transforming maternal , neonatal and child health care in the Nigeria. A great and exciting outing for the entire family in the Christmastide period. Attend Face Of Okija this holiday to rediscover what it means to be truly African. Face Of Okija 2018 also headlines: Davido, Zoro, Bovi, Funnybone, Ojinika amongst others For more information visit www.faceofokija.comwww.instagram.com/faceofokija