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Meru residents mark Easter with pomp and colour

The Easter holiday was celebrated with pomp and colour at the Meru Technical College during the Ameru Festival.

Meru County Governor Peter Munya
Meru County Governor Peter Munya

The function which was graced by local leaders led by Meru County Governor Peter Munya attracted huge crowds, especially the youth, who traveled from far to celebrate the Easter Holiday.

Some of the entertainers at the Ameru Festival
Some of the entertainers at the Ameru Festival

The organisers had estimated an attendance of 5,000 people but were amazed by the huge turn up of over 7,000 people.

Dancers at the Ameru Festival
Dancers at the Ameru Festival

The festive brought the busy town to a stand still as thousands flocked the venue where they were entertained by local artists including Nameless, Willy Paul, Bamboo, Jaguar and the FBI dancers who rocked the stage.

Some of the entertainers at the Ameru Festival
Some of the entertainers at the Ameru Festival

Local and national comedians including MC Jessy, Shiks Kapyenga, Nasizu, Kajairo, Nick Mutuma and Otos also entertained the revellers.

Awinja at the Ameru Festival
Awinja at the Ameru Festival

Ladies were given an opportunity to demonstrate their talent on the runway as they showcased their creative artistic outfits.

Some of the activities at the Ameru Festival
Some of the activities at the Ameru Festival

It was also a platform for upcoming artists and comedians to share their talents with the audience.

Some of the Entertainers at the Ameru Festival
Some of the Entertainers at the Ameru Festival

Governor Munya thanked the organisers event for what he termed as mentoring the youth and upcoming artists and comedians in the county.  

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