EVENTS / FESTIVALS IN AKWA IBOM
Usoro Usuuk Udia: A new yam festival celebrated in the month of June and September; Usoro Iyak, a fishing festival usually celebrated by the riverine communities of the state. This feast takes place in the months of November and December.
Usoro Ikong: This is the melon festival celebrated in the month of September; Usoro Ebre festival to mark the harvest of water yam is celebrated in the months of September and October.
Usoro Idio: This is a festival for clearing and burning farmlands, usually done between the months of January, February and March. It is celebrated to mark the beginning of the planting season.
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