1879 - 2009
On 8 August 2009
Nickerie celebrated the 130th
anniversary of Nieuw Nickerie.

Party time on the parking lot of the market

People trying their luck at the fairground attractions

Fireworks to mark the official celebration

Subisco congratulates the community of Nickerie

Dude with an anniversery T shirt watching the celebrations

District Commissioner Shankar adresses the crowd

Vice President Sardjoe delivers his speech

Even president Venetiaan attended

Many meters of firecrackers ("pagara")


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