Zambo Norte gears for ‘Hudyaka’ PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 07 May 2012 14:00

Zamboanga del Norte will celebrate this month its founding anniversary with a festival called “Hudyaka” which also means “Maglipay Ta” in Visayan dialect.
The one month celebration will open on May 30, 2012 at the sports complex of Dipolog City.

Among the activities of the celebration are cultural show, agricultural trade fair, sportsfest, live band concert, eco-tourism, presentation of  One Top Product from each municipality and many others.

Police Regional Director Chief Supt. Napoleon R. Estilles will put up additional troopers from the 9th Regional Public Safety Battalion in Dipolog City to secure the one month celebration.

Estilles said the augmentation force will coordinate with the local police force and the Armed Forces for the overall security plan.

The yearly celebration is attracting local, national and international visitors.

Last year, Hudyaka celebration  was held at Sunset Boulevard in  Dapitan City. It coincided  with the holding of Palarong Pambansa 2011 in Dapitan. —  Allen Abastillas