My Calabar

Seagull Band

Seagull band is one of the Carnival Bands registered in 2005 for the Cross River State annual Christmas festival. It is the most stylish and co-ordinated body with the main objective of promoting and sustaining the Tourism and Hospitality industry and at large, to enhance the status of he under privilege through charity. The band display the African Culture through aesthetics, talents and innovation, paraded annually during the Carnival.

Seagull Band is identify by its eye catching distinctive colour – red and maintains defined hierarchical structure it is the band that recognises and celebrates our own Nigerians and other artistes, movie starts and beauty queens. The band is under the dynamic and charismatic leadership of the vibrant distinguish Sen. (Princess) Florence Ita-Giwa (OON) who is ably assisted by Mrs. Affiong Effiom (Fulbright School) Lecturer in Theatre and Media Studies, University of Calabar, Nigeria.