Ekpeye is a people, Language, culture and an ethnic nationality in rivers state, Nigeria. Located in the heart of Niger Delta , Ekpeye is rich in culture and natural resources and contributes significantly to the economy of Nigeria and the world at large, it has done so from colonial days when palm oil from Ekpeye land fueled the industrial revolution in western countries, to crude oil in recent times that has contributed to economic expansion.
Ekpeye Heritage Month ( 20TH NOVEMBER 2019) recognizes the contributions of the indigenous people of Ekpeye and Niger Delta now living in Brampton and in Canada.
Glorious Women of Wonders Vision is to demonstrate the love of God to humanity and to inspire women and people of all ethnicity, religion and social status to become leaders and agents of change in their communities as well as mobilizing groups of people for charitable works.
On Ekpeye Heritage Month, we seek to educate, inspire and empower Canadians to support and participate in arts and cultural activities that bring awareness to the plight of the people of Ekpeye in Niger Delta as well as other ethnic nationality in the southern region of Nigeria and around the world.
During this period, Canadians are encouraged to volunteer their time and services as well as conduct acts of kindness to help them.
I Mayor Patrick Brown, on behalf of Brampton City Council, do hereby proclaim November 2019 as ”EKPEYE HERITAGE MONTH” in the City of Brampton.
Compiled by Egbe Buduzhi
For EKPEYE TV © 2019