The Eastern Cape Provincial Government held the  joined the country in celebration of Heritage month,in a program held  at Dutywa Sports Ground.
Citizens came out in numbers, looking colourful and regal as ever.
The theme for this year is "Together Celebrating our Rich Heritage, in the Year of Indigenous languages ".
The Eastern Cape province, the home of legends is known for its reach history and heritage with diverse cultures characterised by warm citizens who practice "Ubuntu" as part of their values.
The Premier , Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane made a call to the community to protect the tourist as they contribute to growth of the the economy of the Province.
He further emphasized Government commitment to fight against the unacceptable killings of women and children, further encouraged men to take conscious decision to protect women and children,and teach those in their care to be exemplary in respecting human rights and dignity.