60th NGCB Goroka Show a Success
16th September, 2016
The NGCB 60th Goroka Show was witnessed by over a thousand tourists who attended the show during the independence weekend at National Sports Institute. Over 100 different cultural groups from the highlands region and also around the country performed in colourful traditional attire at NSI on Saturday.
Special guests who attended included Governor Julie Soso, Tourism Minister and member for Kundiawa-Gembogl, Chairman for National Gaming Control Board, Mr Leslie Hoffman and also National Gaming Control Board CEO, Ms Imelda Agon.
Governor for Eastern Highlands, Hon. Julie Soso welcomed visitors and also the public to the Opening of the NGCB 60th Goroka Show whilst emphasising the importance of women leadership roles in the country.
She acknowledged Goroka Show Mrs. Keryn Flynn Hagreaves’s tireless commitment in working to raise the standard of Goroka Show in the province and also acknowledged National Gaming Control Board’s sponsorship of K300,000 for this year’s naming rights.
PNG’s very own Honlly Isaac and band brought the crowd to its feet with a 5 star performance. Other artists who performed at the show included Mereani Masani and also Cheddy Ipah.