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Embassy of Russia in Abuja hosted Night of Russian Romance and Totalny Diktant

On April 8, 2017, Embassy of the Russian Federation in Abuja hosted the Night of Russian Romance and Totalny Diktant.

Guests learned about history of the genre, outstanding singers and poets, listened to the most well-known compositions, including in a live performance.

Totalny Diktant took place in Nigeria for the very first time. Abuja has become the sixth African ground for this event. More than 30 participants wrote the narrative, composed by a Russian writer L.Yuzefovich and recited by H.E. Ambassador of Russia to Nigeria N.Udovichenko. A story about Totalny Diktant in Abuja was broadcasted by Perviy Kanal.

The review will take place online on April 10. The webinar will be available at 5 p.m., local time, on the official webpage. Results will be available through participants’ accounts after April 12.