New UNWTO agenda for Africa gets a nod in Berlin
An African ministerial working meeting conveyed by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) during this year’s Berlin International Tourism Fair ITB agreed to move ahead with a new ten-point UNWTO Agenda for Africa.
Naysayers spending money to distort truth about Nigeria – Lai Mohammed
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that naysayers had taken to Social Media and spending huge amounts of money to distort the situation in Nigeria.
Stakeholders alarmed over state of paper mills
The aggrieved printers, who made this complaint at a press conference in Lagos, were concerned that the Nigerian printing and graphic industry, the highest employer of labour outside of farming in the country, employing millions in its entire value chain, is about collapsing.
Farmers/herders clashes not tribal – Bagudu
Gov. Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi has said that the clashes between farmers and herdsmen across the country are not tribal but consequences of climate change.
Nigeria becoming africa’s biggest free TV platform – Mohammed
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of Information and Culture, has said that with the Digital Switch Over (DSO), Nigeria has taken a bold step...
Dapchi schoolgirls: FG confirms 110 girls unaccounted for
The Federal Government on Sunday confirmed that 110 schoolgirls of Government Girls Technical School Dapchi, were unaccounted for in the Boko Haram attack on the school last Monday.
FG pledges commitment to press freedom
The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has pledged commitment to press freedom in the country.He spoke in Abuja yesterday when a delegation from the International Press Institute (IPI) paid him a courtesy visit in his office.
Nigeria declares hate speech as act of terrorism
The Federal government has declared hate speech as an act of terrorism and warned that it will, henceforth, prosecute those who indulge in the practice. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammad, said henceforth, offenders of dangerous comments would be treated in accordance with the 2011 terrorism Act.
No imminent war, crisis in Nigeria, says Lai Mohammed
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says there is no imminent war or crisis in Nigeria and the country is in competent hands under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari.