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September 27, 2023

2022 Message.

Message By His Majesty, Nnaemeka Alfred Ugochukwu Achebe, CFR, mni, Obi of Onitsha, Agbogidi, at the 2022 Ofala, Saturday, October 22.2022 A Twenty-Year Reflection. Opening: It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the 2022 Ofala Onitsha festival. We give all gratitude and glory to God that we are again able to celebrate Ofala […]

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September 19, 2023

Ofala Launches Website

The site will serve as a primary source of information about the festival. Onitsha, September 19, 2023:  The Ofala Steering Committee has announced the launch of a website for the festival : https://ofala.org/ .  The committee is a selection of Onitsha indigenes  from  a cross section of constituent groups at home and abroad to plan and execute […]

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September 8, 2023

Ofala Festival Is Rooted In Deep Spirituality -Igwe Achebe

The Obi of Onitsha in Anambra State, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe, best known as Agbogidi, has stated that the Ofala Festival is rooted in deep spirituality. He also disclosed that over 100 Nigerian artists will participate in this year’s Ofala Art Exhibition as part of activities in celebration of his Ofala Festival. Igwe Achebe, who was represented by the Chairman of Ofala Strategic, […]

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September 8, 2023

Boost for tourism as Ofala festival gets FG’s ‘Award of Excellence’ in Culture

Nigeria’s tourism sector is gaining momentum as festivals such as Ofala continue to invest in ensuring Nigeria is put in the global map for excellence in tourism and cultural excellence. Ofala Festival is an annual ceremony practiced by Igbo people, particularly the indigenes of Onitsha. The federal government recently awarded Ofala festival, with Excellence in […]

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September 8, 2023

Obi of Onitsha set to celebrate 2023 Ofala festival

Arrangements are in top gear for the celebration of the 2023 Ofala festival of the Obi of Onitsha, Anambra State, His Royal Majesty, Igwe Alfred Nnaemeka Achebe, billed for October 14 and 15, that will be held in his Palace along Awka road, Onitsha. Briefing newsmen on the preparedness for the Ofala, Igwe Achebe said […]

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September 2, 2023

Obi Achebe, Globacom, Int’l Breweries Assure of Colourful 2023 Ofala Festival

The tra樂威壯 ditional ruler of Onitsha Ancient Kingdom, Obi Alfred Nnaemeka Achebe has said the kingdom has started preparation for its annual Ofala festival, which would hold in October. The monarch, who was represented by the Chairman, Ofala Strategic, Marketing and Communications sub-committee, Mr. Nn’emeka Maduegbuna, stated this during a press conference addressed alongside officials […]

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September 2, 2023

100 Nigerian artistes to attend art exhibition in Onitsha

No more than 100 Nigerian artistes are expected to participate in this year’s 2023 Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe’s Ofala Art Exhibition. The exhibition is part of activities to mark the Monarch’s 21st Ofala Festival Celebration. Continue reading at www.tribuneonlineng.com

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September 1, 2023

Globacom Makes Big Promise On 2023 Ofala Festival

Nigeria’s telecommunications giant, Globacom PLC, has described the Onitsha Ofala festival as one of the top-rated cultural festivals in Nigeria. Globacom, which said through Mr Augustus Ndu Offor, its Manager, South-South and South East, said it was delighted to have日本藤素 sponsored the festival since 2011 as a mark of the company’s commitment towards preserving the […]

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September 1, 2023

Ofala festival will showcase cultural heritage of Onitsha people – Obi of Onitsha

The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Achebe, says the 2023 Ofala festival slated to hold between Oct. 14 and 15 will showcase the cultural heritage of Onitsha people. 高仿愛馬仕 Achebe, who said this on Thursday at a news conference on the level of preparedness for the Ofala at his palace in Onitsha, said arrangements were in top gear to celebrate the […]

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