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Bayside Band

Bayside Band is one of the five Carnival Bands registered in the annual Christmas Festival of Cross River State of Nigeria. Membership In the Band is open to all Nigerians and foreigners. The Band is easily identified by its characteristic and distinctive aqua marine colour.

Bayside Band is a corporate body with charity and sustenance of carnival parade as its objectives. Its corporate structure comprises a 7-member Advisory Board and an administrative office headed by a Program Manager. The control and management of the Band is vested in the Advisory Board which meets quarterly to consider all transactions relating to the band. Funding of the Band is derived from membership contributions, gains of year round entertainment activities which includes but are not limited to theater shows and orchestra.

Leader: H. E. Donald Duke (Fmr)
Band Colour :Blue
Contact Person: Austine Cohbam
Phone Number: 08037264860