TEN years after it last held, Kebbi
State government has concluded arrangements to
hold Argungu International Fishing Festival next
year, Governor Abubakar Bagudu, has disclosed.
He told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi, during an
interactive session to mark the nation’s
Governor Bagudu said: “After considering its
social and economic values, this administration
deems it necessary to organise this festival so
that the world will come to Kebbi. The events will
most likely come up in its usual month of March.”
According to him, preparation for the festival has
started with clearing of all premises and
renovation of structures.