Tag: Culture

We’re better, stronger together, Says President Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- March 29, 2021

“Despite occasional inter-ethnic tensions in our national history, it seems to me that we have all agreed on one point that, notwithstanding our diversity of ... Read More

New Hama Bachama Enters Administrative Palace in Numan

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2020

The New Hama Bachama His Royal Majesty Dr Daniel Shaga Ismaila (OON) Kpawo Nomwe, Gilongo Diya has finally entered the administrative palace in Numan after ... Read More

Buhari approves Oshiomhole, Lai, 14 others as presidential inauguration committee members

admin- March 13, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has set up the 2019 Presidential Inauguration Committee with the mandate to plan, organise and execute all approved activities for the swearing ... Read More

Cultural Centre Calabar in Poor Condition

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 14, 2018

The Cultural Centre which used to be one of the precious cultural monuments in Calabar, Cross River, is in decay. A check revealed that the ... Read More

11-Year-old Boy Produces President Macron’s Portrait on The Spot

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2018

Master Kareem Olamilekan, 11, artistically drew a portrait of President Emmanuel Macron of France during his visit to the New Afrikan Shrine in Lagos. The ... Read More

Use Culture to Promote Peace, RATTAWU urges FG

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 21, 2018

Members of the Radio Television Theatre and Arts Workers Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) on Monday urged the Federal Government to use culture to promote peaceful ... Read More

RATTAWU wants FG to Include Cultural Education in School Curriculum

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 21, 2018

The Radio Television Theatre and Arts Workers Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) has advised the Federal Government to include cultural education in the school curriculum. The ... Read More

Federal Government Vows to Complete National Library in Abuja

Henry Solomon- April 10, 2018

The Federal Government has pledged to relocate the National Library of Nigeria (NLN) to its permanent site in Abuja. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu ... Read More

FESTAC 77 Not A Fetish Celebration – Lari Williams

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2017

“The Second World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture (FESTAC 77), held in 1977 was never a fetish celebration. “It was to boost ... Read More

President Buhari’s Programmes, Efforts Endorsed Globally – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- April 21, 2017

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said that President Muhammadu Buhari's programmes and efforts of his administration have been endorsed globally. The Minister said ... Read More

UK’s News Media association wants Facebook and Google probed over ‘fake’ News

inno.korie- March 9, 2017

The UK's newspaper industry is calling on the British government to investigate Google and Facebook's role in the controversial rise of 'fake' news. Responding to ... Read More

Minister of Information Says Partnership With Lagos State Will Breathe Life Into National Theatre

AMT Tanimu- January 30, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the partnership between the Federal Government and Lagos State on the ... Read More

Nigeria To Host Apic Cultural Festival 2018

AMT Tanimu- December 24, 2016

Nigeria has won the right to host 2018 Africa apic cultural festival scheduled to take place in Abuja. Minister of agriculture and rural development says ... Read More

Benin Crowned Prince Gets Coronation Name

Henry Solomon- October 19, 2016

Benin Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa Benin Crown Prince Eheneden Erediauwa on Tuesday chose his coronation name after defeating Edigin N’Use in the traditional Akhue game ... Read More

Information Minister at Lagos Festival @50

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 22, 2016

As part of activities lined up to mark Lagos State at 50, the third in the series a festival colloquium has been staged in Lagos. The ... Read More

Means To Addressing Lean Resources And Unemployment

AMT Tanimu- August 22, 2016

Segun Adeyemi, Lagos: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said culture and tourism are key to addressing the challenges posed by ... Read More

UNWTO Rolls Out Measures To Boost Tourism Development in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- July 28, 2016

The UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has rolled out a number of measures, including technical assistance, capacity building and the revision of the country's Tourism ... Read More

Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) To Undergo Major Reforms

Suleiman Idris- May 31, 2016

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Director General, Dr.Dakuku Peterside says the agency will undergo major reforms in the next one year to ... Read More

FG Will Support and Elevate Festivals To Contribute To National Development – Minister

AMT Tanimu- May 1, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has restated Federal Government’s commitment to supporting and elevating the nation’s numerous festivals to enable them ... Read More