We all should be familiar with the gathering of 9,999 carol singers in Akwa Ibom State. The event which started in 2008 as “9999 Carols Night” but now known as “Akwa Ibom Christmas Carols Festival”, has grown and expanded to become an admirable night of songs, dance, worship and fun recognized worldwide and even written down in the Guinness Book of Records.
The event with the theme “Let Our King Be Lifted High” which was scheduled to hold today 17th December actually took place at Uyo township stadium in Akwa Ibom State and had in attendance: The Governor of the state, former Gov of AKS Senator Godswill Akpabio and wife, dignitaries, Don Moen, Ester Edoho, Perfecta Ekpo, indigenes and non-indigenes of the state and all lovers of Christ.
See photos below
Photo credit: Atuekong Paul Bassey
It was one of those thrilling nights one cannot forget in a hurry.
#God bless Akwa Ibom