An annual celebration marking one of the most significant cultural events of the Igbo people of Nigeria.

Presented by the Igbo Community of South Australia and hosted by Chika Anyanwu, on location at the Burnside Ballroom, Adelaide, South Australia, 15 August 2009.

Indigenous welcome by elder Frank Wanganeen of the Kaurna country.

Special Guests of Honour:

Premier of SA represented by Ms Chloe Fox MP Parliamentary Sec and Member for Bright
Leader of the Opposition represented by Hon David Ridgway MLC, Liberal Leader in the Legislative Council
President of African Community Council
Leaders of African communities

Other than the breaking of the Kola by Mazi Elekwachi and Chris Obi, Performances include:

Lamine Nanky
Burundi drummers
Odenigbo Dance
Igbo War Dance
South African Choir
Shedrick in Hiphop
Igbo traditional wrestling
and yam tasting.

This is a 10 minute video showing highlights of the DVD.

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