MLA Dr. Neikiesalie Kire, Chairman of Nagaland Khadi & Village Industries Board and Music Task Force announced that state government would be composing a theme song for Nagaland which would be shortly advertised in the local papers to enable music lovers to compose. He stated that the song as the song of ‘God Bless My Nagaland’ was originally a song for United States of America. Speaking as chief guest at CRC, Jakhama Village ‘Gospel music concert cum buffet’ on Friday night at local ground, Jakhama Village, Dr. Kire said duration of the theme song would be in one minute and selected composer will be awarded.
The concert was enthralled by local artists- Theja Meru, Mengusie Suokhrie & band, Rokovotuo and Keneilezonuo. And also Gospel music band/ group from CRC Viswema (mail voice), GSG, Jakha Group, Coronation Choir Dimapur; Piano & Recital by Noah & Kim from Korea; Solo by Vilekhonuo Tetso and mail voice by CRC Jakhama. Earlier, Pastor Vikeso Savi said invocation prayer and Jakhama CYE presented the opening song. MLA Vikho-o Yhoshu along with a host of NPF party workers from Kohima Division and 9th Kohima Town A/C accompanied the chief guest.
Thousands of believers and well wishers from Southern Angami attended the concert.
The concert was organized in aid of fund raise for hosting of Southern Angami CRC Youth Endeavors’ conference next year.