CSO Wants FG To Revive Abuja Carnival


By Naomi Sharang

The Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA) has called on the Federal Government to revive the annual  Abuja Carnival which has not been held for some years now.

Executive Director, Centre for Transparency Advocacy (CTA) Ms Faith Nwadishi, made the call in Abuja on Saturday during the schools’ cultural competition, season two, on the original inhabitants of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the competition was organised by CTA for schools in the FCT and featured poetry and arts categories.

Nwadishi was represented by CTA’s Programmes and Communication Manager, Mr MacDonald Ekemezie.

She said the first school cultural competition was held in the six Area Councils of the FCT on Dec. 14, 2022.

“This event aligns perfectly with our organisational mission of “Catch them young”.

While urging the Federal Government to fund and encourage such projects in schools, Nwadishi said the Abuja Carnival should be revived…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria