Programme announced for the fifth Karamoja Cultural Event Kaabong 2018 taking place from 28th August to 1st September in Kaabong District in Uganda.

Day One: 28th August 2018

  1. Arrival and registration of participants
  2. Local artists entertain guests and advertise the occasion
  3. Opening ceremony and prayer service for peace, unity and development In Karamoja
  4. Games and sports
  5. Entertainments

Day Two: 29th August 2018

  1. Arrival to the venue
  2. Tour to some cultural and tourism sites
  3. Reporting back to station
  4. Entertainments

Day Three: 30th August 2018

  1. Arrival to the venue
  2. Key note presentations from identified institutions
  3. Dialouge
  4. Grand lunch
  5. Karamoja Cultural Night

Day Four: 31st August 2018

  1. Dialogue with council of elders
  2. Grand lunch with elders
  3. Setting foundation stone for the museum
  4. Group entertainments
  5. Akiriket night (Intersession by council of elders)

Day Five: 1St September 2018

  1. Arrival of all groups to the venue
  2. Entertainments interlude
  3. Arrival of invited guest
  4. Entertainment interlude
  5. Arrival of guest of honour
  6. Traditional displays
  7. Singing of the anthems
  8. Briefing (protocol)
  9. Key note speeches
  10. Award of medals
  11. Celebrations continue until down and departure at will

Information provided by Mr. Loupa Pius, Karamoja Cultural Association 2019, Kaabong chapter Communications and Lobby. Contact details


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