Grandmasters of data, Globacom, has been confirmed as the exclusive telecoms partner of the 2016 Akwa Ibom State Christmas Carol Festival, thus making it the second time that the event is sponsored by the telecoms giant.
The 2016 edition is themed “Let Our King Be Lifted High”, and is the 9th edition of the Carols Festival.
Globacom, in a statement in Lagos, stated that the current edition is a follow-up to the highly successful 2015 festival which was graced by many frontline gospel artistes from all over the world including two Grammy award winners.
“We fully identify with the Akwa Ibom Christmas Carols festival which has become one of the biggest crowd-pulling events of the Yuletide season. Our desire is to follow the passion of Nigerians, and connect them with their passion,” Globacom declared.
Among the artistes lined up for the 2016 edition of the festival are the Kayamba Africa Choral Ensemble, the Kenya Boys Choir and multiple award winning international gospel artiste, Don Moen as well as the PRM band from the United Kingdom.
Source: Authority Newspaper via http://www.authorityngr.com/2016/12/Glo-partners-with-Akwa-Ibom-on-2016-Christmas-Festival/