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, […]

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LASG Joins Tourism Stakeholders To Celebrate World Tourism Day

      The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf has said that the State Government has concluded plans to join tourism stakeholders across the globe to celebrate the Year 2020 World Tourism Day (WTD) on Sunday, September 27, 2020. Akinbile-Yusuf, who made the disclosure, when she hosted the Ambassador […]

NCAC Boss Inaugurates Creative Industry 13 Sub-Committees

      The Director General National Council for Arts and Culture(NCAC),Otunba Segun Runsewe has stressed the need for an all –inclusive evaluation of the creative industry against the back drop of the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at the inauguration of the 13 Sub—Committees under the National Creative Industry Committee yesterday, Otunba Rusewe […]

4Th African Travel, Tourism Conference Opens September 21

    The 4th edition of the African Travel and Tourism Conference is has been fixed to take place as a virtual event on September 21, 2020. Organized as part of the annual Akwaaba African Travel Market, the leading Pan-African Tourism Expo, the African Travel and Tourism Conference is in its fourth year. According to […]

Creative Industry : Runsewe Unveils 13 Sub-Committees

…To Be Inaugurated Tomorrow  The National Secretariat of the Creative Industry Committee, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), has released the comprehensive list of the 13 sub Committees ahead of the formal inauguration on Friday. The all inclusive Committees listed are : the Tourism/Hospitality, performing arts, visual Arts, writers and publishers, entertainment, musicians, motion […]

Kangiwa Takes Over At NIHOTOUR, Promises To Deliver On Institute’s Mandate 

    The Director General of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), Alhaji Nura Sani Kangiwa has promised to ensure that capacity building required to position the Nigerian tourism and hospitality sector for better growth of the industry the preferred revenue generating sector ahead of oil remains his hallmark as Chief Executive Officer […]

Stakeholders,36 States Culture Commissioners Beg Lalong To Host NAFEST In November

  As the National Council for Arts and Culture holds the first National Festival for Arts and Culture(NAFEST)virtual meeting,  stakeholders in the Arts and Culture sector have appealed to the Plateau State Governor to consider hosting the cultural festival in November rather than December this year. The stakeholders made up of 36 state commissioners of […]

Seven Wonders Project: Opportunity To Showcase Nigeria’s National Heritage, Tourism Assets–Organisers

    The release of the guidelines for the Season two of the Naija7wonders has been described as opportunity for tourism professionals to bring to life Nigeria’s national heritage and tourism assets. This is just as the guidelines was also seen by the organisers as the beginning of the March to recovery and greatness of […]

Runsewe Lauds Kogi, Plateau, Gombe, Abia For Donating Offices To NCAC

  The Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture,(NCAC) Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the governments of Kogi, Plateau, Gombe and Abia states for donating office accommodations to the Council. Runsewe, who made this commendation in Abuja, stated that the donation of office accommodations is an indication of commitment of the state governments […]

ATQ Begins Nomination For Top 100 Tourism Personalities In Nigeria August

  …As Voting  Starts  In November   African Travel Quarterly (ATQ) has stated that it would commence the nomination for the 2020 edition of Top 100 Tourism Personalities in Nigeria award in August. This is just as the medium also stated that voting for the nominees would start in November. This year’s edition, ATQ said […]