The grand finale of Festac at 40 is gathering momentum, as a press conference was organized today .
The event which started a month ago would be rounding up with a Gala and Award Note on Friday, December 22, 2017
Comrade Kola Folorunsho, while addressing journalists at the Catholic Church Annex, Festac Town, Lagos opined that “Festac @40 is an event organised to celebrate and award past and present legends, actors, musicians, news casters, business mogul, professionals, amongst others, as Festac is home to world class stars like foremost musician and actors like 2face, faze, Ngozi Amarikwo, Black face, African China, Chimankpam Ayampa and the list is endless.
“The aims and objectives of the celebration is to celebrate our our history, develop young talents via crafts and empowerment, and foster Arts and Culture of this part of the world”.
He further stated that the event is also used to re-write FESTAC’S name on the world map as Festac is known for entertainment.
Comrade Folorunsho tasked the good people of Festac Town to come out enmass to witness the closing ceremony of the event.
It will be recalled that the Executive Chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local government council Comrade Engineer Valentine Oluwaseyi Buraimoh declared the exhibition fair open to signal the commencement of Festac @40 Celebrations.