Tourism

NCAC To Partner Traditional Rulers On Cultural Revival – Runsewe

  Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has assured that traditional rulers as custodians of Nigeria tradition, history and culture will play prominent role in the strategic revival of Nigerian culture under his watch. Runsewe stated that NCAC believes in the enduring capacity of Nigerian traditional rulers to help […]


Private Sector Participation Critical To Tourism Development—Imoke

  Former Governor of Cross River State, Liyel Imoke has said that private sector participation is very critical to the growth of tourism in the country. This is just as he attributed the success of Calabar Festival also to the contribution of the private sector The former governor, who was telling the success story of the popular […]


Tourism, Culture Stakeholders Converge At WakaAbout Africa 5th Anniversary June 7

  …Discuss New Investments Opportunities   WakaAbout Africa, a news publication that celebrates Africa tourism and cultural heritage at home and in the Diaspora is to organise its 5th Anniversary Conference aim at stimulating sustainable investments in tourism and culture, which further translates benefits to real growth in a diversified economy. An online statement issued […]


FG To Constitute Committee Of Experts To Drive Tourism Agenda

    As part of efforts to promote tourism in the country, the Federal Government is to set up a committee of experts on Culture and Tourism to integrate and drive its agenda. This is just as the Federal Government said that it has the political will to promote and grow tourism, adding that as […]


Runsewe Hails Sirika Over Timely Completion Of Abuja Airport Runway

  The Director-General, National Council for Arts and culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe has stated that the formal opening of the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport(NAA)Abuja within the promised time frame will rob off positively on all agencies of government saddled with national projects to fast track delivery on expectations and promises, thereby accelerating national development. Abelnewsng.com […]


Nigeria Wins African Tourism Ministers 2018 Hosting Right

   Nigeria on today won the right to host the 2018, 61st meeting of African Ministers in charge of Tourism, tagged the UN World Tourism Organisation (WTO) Commission for Africa (CAF). An online statement issued by the Special Assistant to Hon Minister of Information and Culture, Segun Adeyemi, stated that Nigeria won the hosting right […]


Runsewe Promises To Work With Ambode, Other Governors To Change Face Of Arts, Culture

  The Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe has stated that he would work with the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and other state governors to change the face of Arts and Culture in the country. This is just as he commended the Governor of Lagos State for […]


Tourism Has Potential To Take Nigeria Out Of Recession—-Obasanjo

  … FG Is Working With UNWTO To Implement Tourism Master Plan—Lai Mohammed Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has stated that tourism has the potential to take Nigeria out of recession if well harnessed. Obasanjo said that with tourism Nigeria as a country has no business with recession, urging the gathering to take advantage of […]


ANJET Cautions Lai Mohammed Over Incessant Changes At NTDC

  …Says Minister May Not Achieve Desired Result If… …Action Will Further Divide The Ranks Of NTDC, Tourism Industry The Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET), an umbrella body of travel and tourism journalists in the country, has cautioned the Minster of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, over happenings at the […]