THE people of Bua Province on Vanua Levu commemorated the 20th anniversary of Naulumatua Day in Nabouwalu on Wednesday.
The celebration coincided with the Bula Re Bua showcase. Anniversary committee chairman Josefa Ravolaca said this was the first time they were celebrating the event.
"Chiefs from the nine districts in the province were our special guests and were accorded with a traditional ceremony," he said.
The celebration began on Wednesday and continued yesterday with the showcase as they worked towards strengthening their relationship ties.
"The Naulumatua Day will be celebrated again in 25 years time."
Mr Ravolaca said the reason behind the celebration was to bring all the Bua people together to mingle and socialise.
The showcase featured 13 stalls of villages and companies.
Vude prince Savuto Vakadewavosa and some national rugby league reps were among special guests at the show.