GBIDUKOR FESTIVAL OF THE GBI

In November, the chiefs of Gbi (North) Hohoe areas and Gbi (South) Peki areas celebrate their festival. This festival rotates from Hohoe to Peki. It is a very colourful festival of pomp and pageantry. Chiefs are carried in palanquins amidst drumming and dancing. The festival is to commemorate the exploits of the Gbi-Ewes of old.New development projects are initiated.  It also marks the period of family re-union and to attract thousands of people from far and near. The festival is normally celebrated in November.

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