Following the Cancellation of The Marsabit- Lake Turkana cultural festival by the Marsabit County CEC Tourism, Culture and Social Services through a Facebook post on the official page of The Marsabit- Lake Turkana cultural festival, The Local Organizing Committee of The Marsabit- Lake Turkana cultural festival have given their statement concerning this years festival. According to their statement, the festival will be held despite the cancellation.
“To all our esteemed clients, we the local organising committee of The Marsabit- Lake Turkana cultural festival in Loiyangalani are glad to inform you all that the festival will be held on 13th-16th June 2019 as earlier planned. It is indeed an initiative by the people of Loiyangalani through EL-MOSARETU women group.
We regret the earlier communication made but since this was initially a community initiative, we have decided to go ahead with this year’s festival.
We therefore assure all our stakeholders that the preparations for the festival are in top gear.
We further kindly request and advice you NOT to cancel your travelling plans to attend the 11th edition of the Marsabit-Lake Turkana cultural festival.
Thank you and welcome all!
Marsabit-Lake Turkana cultural festival local organising committee
1. MD Sendeyo Baltor- chairperson
2. Mr. Ambrose Lepakiyo- organising secretary
email address: kisariambrose@gmail. com
3. Mr. John Pope Wambisa- secretary
4. John Moru- community mobilizer