6th edition of Sanyang International Cultural Festival has ended with a
four-day diverse cultural performance of different cultural groups within and
outside the community.
Since its inception in 2013, the cultural festival has witnessed display of various cultural performances from and within the sub-region, including a number of visiting European tourists to grace the event.
Secretary general of the organising committee Bubacarr Sanyang said the purpose of organizing the cultural festival is to bring back the lost cultures of the people and their societies.
He said the festival has in many ways brought development to the community including purchase of school chairs and other learning materials for the school health materials to the village health center by the festival community .
“Our main purpose of organizing this festival was not only to bring back our lost cultures to the coming generation, but to also create development in the village.”