World Music Day: France Sets To Hold Concert In Nigeria
THE Institut français du Nigéria on Tuesday said it is set to hold a musical concert to celebrate this year’s World Music Day in Nigeria.
Ms Cécile Mercier, Cultural Programme officer of the Institut, said in a statement that the celebration, scheduled to hold on Friday would boost relations between France and Nigeria.
The World Music Day “Fête de la musique, in French” is an annual music celebration that takes place globally on the 21st of June, every year.
According to her, on this Day, the citizens of a city or country are allowed and urged to play music outside in their neighbourhoods or in public spaces and parks.
“Free concerts are also organized, where musicians play for fun and not for payment.