Dec 13th – Filipinos in Barangay Apapa held their Christmas Party at the Kalmar company housing estate, led by Kuya Manny Figueroa.
Organizing committee chairperson was Oliver Terante of EKO Supreme.
It was a well-attended event highlighted by children games and a live band.
Also in attendance were a group of Filipino seafarers whose ship was unloading cargoes in Apapa wharf.
The seamen donated crates of San Miguel Beer Pilsen and San Mig Light — in cans..
The party started at 6 PM at finished at 3 AM the following day..
Dec 21st – PBSN Barangay Ikeja celebrated Christmas with a Mass presided by Filipino priest, Fr. Dory, held at the Caverton Helicopter Compound clubhouse.
Parlor games presided by Marix Tajo (IMTC) and Red Cordente (Wahum) had full participation of Pinoys, Pinays, expat guests and local staff.
Chairperson Esper Derpo, who recently returned from the Philippines after receiving from PGMA her 2008 Banaag awards, was there to led the festivities.
On the scene were other PBSN officials Mrs. Myrna Obiakor, Mrs Veronica Bernas-Snoxell, Mae Abcede.
Maligayang Pasko 2008 at Mapayapang Bagong Taon 2009 sa sambayanang Pilipino..
Mabuhay ang mga Naija Filipinos….
See you at respective barangay’s New Year’s celebration..