Changai Toro Village will hold a cultural festival on Saturday –

By Nyima Sillah

Changai Toro village in Sami district, Central River Region North (CRR) through its community organization called “Kawral Eh Golleh” would hold its 4and edition of the annual cultural festival on Saturday 29and January 2022.

“Kawral Eh Golleh” meaning Unity and Work is a community based organization that aims to restore the cultural heritage of The Gambia, strengthen unity among the people of Changai Toro village and promote the development of peace in the village.

Various stakeholders such as traditional rulers, government officials, politicians, development partners, artists and youth leaders are expected to honor this historic event.

The festival would be characterized by cultural performances such as traditional wedding, lecture and cultural music which would be performed by Fulani artists.

According to Musa Jallow, the president of Kawral Eh Golleh, in a statement sent to The Voice newspaper, said that the annual event aims to revive Fulani cultural heritage, maintain good traditional practices in the community and strengthen the unity among residents.

He added that the event also aims to contribute to national development through attracting tourists to the country and the rural area in particular.

“We would also organize a conference to discuss the maintenance of peace and social cohesion in society,” he said.

However, Jallow called on everyone to support the community organization and people of Changai Toro Village to ensure a smooth implementation of the historic event.

He also invites everyone to attend the event. This, he said, would contribute immensely to the development of the village, the region and the country as a whole.



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