In fulfillment of his administration’s pledge to make Gbaramatu Kingdom the preferred tourism destination in Riverine communities, Chairman of Benikrukru community, Hon. Godwin Olufemi has lent his weight behind the hosting of this year’s Benikrukru Street Carnival, which will hold at the community ultra modern cultural event centre on December 25 as private sponsors-driven event.
Hon. Olufemi said that the carnival content will have different platforms for children and adults featuring cultural troupes and artistes of different genres of music including cultural, pop, Rhythm and Blues, fuji, afrobeat and waka among others. It will start by 8am till midnight.
He said apart from creating enabling environment of fun and entertainment, small scale business operators will have opportunities to sell their products, noting that as you enjoy there is also the opportunity for economic activities to go on.
The chairman assured that the community is fully prepared to provide security of life and property during the carnival including effective crowd control. “We expect a larger turnout this year. In terms of security and crowd control, the community is working in conjunction with relevant agencies.