YALA NEW YAM FESTIVAL: DR. PAUL EBIALA, Esq. FELICITATES WITH YALA 1 STATE CONSTITUENCY, CALLS FOR SUSTENANCE OF CULTURAL HERITAGE AND LEGACIES.

The Yala people of Cross River State, Nigeria, are great farmers. Yam farming is something they are particularly good at and year in, year out, yala farmers, cultivate their Yam farms and produce rich harvests which feeds several States of the nation.

August 30th of every year, is the date set aside by the Yala People to celebrate the harvests from their Yam farms. Tagged the ‘Yala New Yam festival’, It is a joyous and glorious occasion for merriment and thanksgiving to God for a rich harvest.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Yala 1 State Constituency, Dr. Paul Ebiala has felicitated with the good people of Yala 1 State constituency, on the occasion of her 2022 New Yam celebration.

The Yala renowned legal luminary who seeks to serve the good people of Yala 1 State Constituency, has it as one of his top most priorities in his policy statement, the need to deliberate, and make concerted efforts to rediscover the lost/moribund Yala cultural heritage and to do all he can to support Yala farmers to continue to produce rich harvests.

In this season of love occasioned by the celebration, Dr. Ebiala thanks all the hardworking farmers, whose labour is celebrated today. He notes that without the farmers, there will be no New Yam festival and he urged them to continue the good work. He urged constituents to show love to one another through charity and alms giving. He further encouraged those with good harvests to put smiles on the faces of the less privileged, most especially the widows and orphans in our society by sharing their harvests with them.

To all the war-torn communities, he admonishes them to toe the path of peace which the season has brought. He urged the youths to imbibe the spirit of peace, perseverance and hard work, and also to take a noble stance and contribute their quota to the remaking of a New Yala 1 State Constituency.

The legal luminary also seized the opportunity to assure his constituency of his total commitment to delivering effective representation on their behalf in the House of Assembly.

Happy New Yam Festival to you all (Inmà ala waa íyayawo)

PECO MEDIA TEAM.

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