The 2015 Lagos Black Heritage Festival (LBHF) is set to kick off in style as it officially opens on April 18.

The event which will be declared open by the Lagos State governor, Babatunde Fashola at the Freedom Park, Lagos, will run from April 18 to April,25.

The festival celebrates African creativity with the traditional and contemporary Dance, Drama, Music, Painting, Photo exposition and others.

The event will feature a Meet The Artiste Showcase - which will showcase the Stage and Screen Career of Olu Jacobs; film screenings , music performances  and more.

Prof. Wole Soyinka is the festival consultant.