From the beginning of the Port Harcourt Carnival “Carniriv2013″ The Green World Edition you would notice that it was peaceful from start to finish & successful .
“Carniriv 2013 tagged the Green World Edition was officially flagged off on the 24th of September, 2013 at a World Media Conference held at the Banquet Hall of Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt. The unveiling saw a colourful display of the Rivers cultural heritage and performances that included the Carnival Theme song.
The carnival started on the 15th of December with the Kids Carnival & The Carniriv Praise Jam which featured Gospel Musicians & Ministers of God to thank & pray to God for a successful Concert/Cultural Display & More . The official opening of the Carnival kicked off on Monday 16th Dec.2013 (Dance Of Fire Flies) & ended on the 21st of December with a Peace Concert . Carniriv2013 also gained support from celebrities, musicians, Actors and comedians such as P-Square, Davido, Terry G, Sound Sultan, D Smart, Burna Boy, Duncan Mighty, Chaka Demus & Pliers, K Cee, Wande Coal, M.i, Fortune, Oba Omega, Buckwild, Lady iB, Singerman Flash, Muma Gee, Rymzo, Jah Wonder, Zig Zag, Dantonio, Sunny BoBo, Dj Joenel, Julius Agwu & others who to made the carnival more interesting.
Carniriv which of recent (2013) was added to Wikipedia also got over 30 million online hits for info, photos & videos which was published via various blogs,facebook,twitter & other social networking site .
Remember you also got the chance to view cultural dance display of the Rivers People via the Ekere (Rythm of Tribes) [View Photos & Videos] & also the street parade [View Photos] & more online this year.
We look forward to bringing another beautiful event in Port Harcourt online for those who reside outside the country & always endeavour to come witness for yourselves the beauty & peace of Rivers State Nigeria .
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