African Drum Festival
Ogun rebrands African Drum Festival
Ogun State government is set to incorporate afrobeat music into it’s annual African Drum Festival to make it ‘bigger and better”.
In Abeokuta, upbeat groove with Pasuma, 9ice
The 2019 edition of the African Drum Festival has come and gone but its memory will linger for a while as participants have continued to savour the mind blowing performances.
African Drum Festival holds April 25-27
The African Drum Festival will hold from April 25 to 27, 2019, in Abeokuta Ogun State. The theme for this year’s festival, which is the fourth, is Drumming the future. It is a consolidation on last year’s theme, which was Drumming for advancement. It is premised on looking at the potential contribution of drumming (Performing…
‘We have put legislation in place to promote African Drum Festival’
Ogun State Government says it has put in place legislation to aid the continuous hosting of the African Drums Festival and also assured that other cultural exchange programmes like Miss Culture had come to stay.
FG offers support for African Drum Festival
The Federal Government has offered its unalloyed support for the government of Ogun State in its efforts to take the African Drum Festival to a higher level. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, gave this assurance at the opening of the 3rd edition of the festival in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Thursday.…
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