Runsewe Expresses Satisfaction Over China’s Display At INAC

    The Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has expressed great admiration and satisfaction at the impressive display of the People’s Republic of China at the ongoing International Arts and Crafts Expo(INAC) holding in Abuja. He gave the commendation during his opening remarks yesterday, which was the day […]

NAFEST 2018: Every State A Winner –By Frank Meke

  The 31st edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) has come and gone but the positive national vibrations generated still lingers. Though about four states, Rivers, Ondo, Bayelsa and Delta came tops as overall winners, almost all the participating states had one award or another listed for them. It is strategic and […]

Ghana Tourism Signs MoU To Jointly Host Accra Weizo West Africa Tourism Fair

  Ghana Tourism Authority has signed a –five– year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the organisers of Accra Weizo to jointly host Accra Weizo West Africa Tourism Fair. An online statement issued by Project Officer, Jedidah Promotions Chukwuemeka Chigozie, explained that the Ag CEO of Ghana Tourism Authority Mr. Akwasi Agyeman signed on behalf of […]

Igbo Traditional Rulers Set Dec. 28 To Stop Discriminatory Osu Caste

    Traditional rulers in the South-East of Nigeria have set December 28, 2018 deadline to abolish the controversial and discriminatory Osu caste system . In the Igbo tradition, the Osu are said to be dedicated to deities (Alusi) while the Ohu are said to be slaves by birth. A statement made available to the […]

Abandonment Of Ikogosi Resort A Destruction Of Ekiti Common Wealth—Fayemi

  …Says I cannot Destroy Ekiti Heritage Because Of Politics   “I want to express my anger with what I have seen here today. I am really upset. You all witnessed the spate of development here in 2014; you knew the patronage this facility was enjoying. What I met here today means to me a […]

Lalong, Runsewe Advocate Culture, Tourism As Tools For Propelling, Transforming Plateau Economy

    Culture and tourism can be used to drive and transform the socio-economic fortunes of Plateau state in particular and Nigeria in general if well harnessed. This was the submission of the Executive Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong and other tourism and culture  experts at the first Plateau Tourism Conference held in […]

NATOP President Directs Tour Operators To Stop Selling Tanzania Packages

    The President, Nigeria Association of Tour Operators (NATOP) Hajia Bilkisu Abdul has directed its members to stop selling Tanzania tour packages for now until the new visa procedure is clarified. The directive is coming on the heels of the deportation of Nigerian tourists by Tanzanian Immigration Authorities. The President stated that until October […]

NAFEST 2018: NCAC, Rivers State Vow To Host Hitch-Free Festival

    Arrangements have been concluded to ensure a historic hosting of the 2018 edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) in Rivers State, South-South, Nigeria. A statement made via telephone conversation with the Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe, stated that the Council was fully prepared to showcase […]

What You Need To Know About Pearl Award

  Awards initiatives around the world have become of deep interest, basically because of what they represent. Awards given in recognition of sterling performance are known to make clear statements about specific achievements of outstanding people or organizations that stand out based on predetermined parameters. Our world may have become more innovative and glamorous, but […]

Akwaaba Travel Market Partners ADWT For Africa Diaspora Tourism Event In 2019

    Organiser of Akwaaba African Travel Market has stated that it would collaborate with US based Africa Diaspora Awards to organise a conference of Africa; Africa Diaspora Tourism Conference. There has been strange relationship between Africa and it’s Diaspora over the years and they need each other in a complimentary way but have not […]