During a consultation meeting with the AMAC chairman Hon. Candido by the subcommittee on 2018 world indigenous day “coalition FCT indigenous associations, last Friday the 3rd of August 2018 in FCT Abuja, the chairman of AMAC Hon. Candido while addressing the committee; urged the indigenes of FCT to ensure their attendance at the world indigenous day.
The world indigenous day which was established by the United Nations (UN) assembly in 1994 is scheduled to hold every year on the 9th of August.
Hon. Candido in his speech showed the significance of this day
Saying: “this event was established for a purpose, a purpose that has created an opportunity for us to be united as indigenes of a particular area. If we do not stand strong and come out to celebrate this day, we might lose our presence as host communities of the capital city.
I thereby urge all political appointees from different offices to not miss this prestigious event. All indigenes of FCT should endeavor to celebrate this day”.
The event slated to hold on Thursday the 9th of August at M&M event center beside Nicon luxury hotel, Abuja has promised to be colorful and full of exciting activities, which include interactive session between indigenes, presentations by all cultural troops of the nine FCT indigenous tribes, and lot more.
Every indigene is thereby obligated to ensure their presence.