Despite a rise in non-oil earnings, the current state of the Nigerian economy reveals that there is a massive decline in revenue. The economy is still largely mono product.
In this interview with CHIJIOKE IREMEKA, he says though the Federal Government appreciates the fundamental value of Nigerian Diaspora remittances currently at almost $35 billion yearly, the government has not been adequately informed
15 Mar 2022
Ace singer, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo (popularly known as D’Banj), has advised African leaders to painstakingly market the content and creative industry
13 Oct 2021
The Creative Director, Maliko, Ebuka Omaliko, has called on the Federal Government to urgently prioritise investment towards Nigeria's productive industry.
6 Aug 2021
The Chief Executive Officer, Basement Africa, Okiemute Onovughakpo has called for improved government funding and support for the creative industry in Nigeria to boost the sector’s capacity to create jobs.
10 Jan 2021
Stakeholders in the creative industry have tasked the National Assembly to give priority attention to the speedy passage of the new bill seeking to amend the National Gallery of Art
17 Dec 2020
Heritage Bank Plc has set aside N5 billion as support to grow the entertainment and creative industry. The bank has also given out N1million to Damilola Adeyemi, a winner of an online competition to celebrate its ‘Ynspyre’ and ambassador, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo (D’banj). The Managing Director of the bank, Ifie Sekibo, who affirmed the…
3 Jul 2020
The Federal Government says it will study the report of the Post COVID-19 Initiative Committee on the Creative Industry and ensure its full implementation, within the realms of available resources.
20 May 2020
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has performed the virtual inauguration of the Post-Covid-19 Initiatives Committee for the Creative Industry...
20 May 2020
The creative industry in Nigeria is perhaps, the least considered when the nation’s economy is analyzed, with so much focus given to oil and gas, finance, manufacturing...
19 May 2020
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has inaugurated the Post-Covid-19 Initiatives Committee for the Creative Industry, with a call on all members of the industry to support the committee in the interest of the industry.
25 Nov 2019
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government will remove all impediments to the growth of the creative industry.