Peace Returns To Plateau Says Gov. Lalong

    …As 33rd NAFEST Begins In Jos With Over 22 States Participating   Plateau  State Governor  Simon Lalong has said that peace has returned to Plateau with the kick off of the  33rd edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture ( NAFEST). With the commencement of the festival, Nigeria’s iconic cultural diversity was on […]

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Minister Pledges To Implement Creative Industry Report

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has received the report of the Implementation Committee for Post-COVID-19 Initiatives Committee on the Creative Industry, with a pledge to implement the recommendations of the committee. A statement issued by the Special Assistant to The President (Media) Office of the Minister of Information and […]

Stakeholders Advocate Creation Of Tourism Ministry, National Grading Policy 

Stakeholders at the just concluded Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET) 2020 Seminar  has called for the creation of Ministry of Tourism to take of activities in industry. The ANJET Tourism Seminar 2020 with the theme, ‘“Tourism and Rural Development” and  with Sub-theme “Post Covid-19: Recovery Strategies for the Tourism and Hospitality […]

FTAN Lauds Gov. Okowa’s Plans To Upgrade, Revitalise Lander Brothers Anchorage Asaba

    The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) in Delta state has commended Governor Ifeanyi Okowa over his deal with Abuja Boat Club to upgrade and revitalise the Lander Brothers Anchorage, a historical monument, which flanks the of bank River Niger in Asaba,  Delta state. Reacting to a recent Delta State Executive Council […]

NAFEST Jos 2020: Gov Lalong, Gwong Gwon Jos Assure FG Of Landmark Outing

    Plateau State Governor, Simon Bako Lalong and the Chairman, Plateau State Council of Traditional Rulers and Emirs, Da Jacob Buba Gyang, have assured the Federal and States Governments that the National Festival of Arts Culture (NAFEST) slated for Jos, next month would be  a reference torch bearer in organisation, and showcasing of the […]

Runsewe Is The Authentic Culture Ambassador Of Our Time– Gov. Lalong

  Impressed with the doggedness, organisation, perseverance and innovations brought to bear on Nigeria’s cultural economy despite the challenges of COVD-19 pandemic, Plateau State Governor Simon  Lalong has described the the Director of National Council of Art and Culture((NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe. as the authentic Cultural Ambassador of Nigeria. Lalong disclosed that Runsewe’s innovative spirit […]

Bayelsa Travel Writers Urge Gov. Diri To Launch Endowment Fund, Master Plan For Tourism

    In commemoration of this year’s World Tourism Day celebrations across the globe, Chairman of Bayelsa Travel Writers’ Corps, Mr Piriye Kiyaramo has called on Bayelsa state government to launch Bayelsa State Culture and Tourism Endowment Fund and tourism master plan to drive the development and promotion of the tourism sector in the state. […]

Our Investment In Tourism Sector Will Drive Post-COVID-19 Economic Recovery — Obaseki

  The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has assured that his administration will invest in the tourism sector of the state to attract local and international investors to drive post-coronavirus (COVID-19) economic recovery. Obaseki gave the assurance on the occasion of the World Tourism Day, celebrated on September 27, each year. According to the […]

NCAC Organises Cultural Roundtable, Discusses Deterioration Of Cultural Values

  The National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has organised one day Cultural Round-table on Morality, Culture and the Nigerian Youth to address the progressive deterioration of  Nigeria’s  cultural values and the urgent need to mount a comprehensive and sustainable value re-orientation programme to return Nigerian society on the path of moral rebirth. In […]

LASG  To Host Hybrid World Tourism Day Event

    The Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has said that the celebration of this year’s World Tourism Day celebration will be in conformity with COVID-19 safety protocols as plans have been concluded to restrict physical participation by its stakeholders during the celebration. A statement signed by the Head, Public Affairs Unit, […]