Rivers State revs for NAFEST 2018
With less than three weeks to the opening of this year’s National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST), Rivers State has indicated its readiness...
In new NCAC, our focus is to create wealth, jobs through culture
Otunba Olusegun Runsewe is the Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), a parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture.
Creative arts training: Runsewe leads Africans to China
The Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has described Nigeria as the heart and soul of African culture. Runsewe, who led a 22-man delegate from eight African countries to the Arts and Creative Design Training in Shenzhen....
Agency empowers 405 job seekers on skills acquisition
Meanwhile, eight of the graduands have been sponsored by the parastatals to undergo a training on finishing and packaging of local products to meet international standard.
NCAC, crafts dealers trade blame over Abuja fire incident
As investigation into the cause of fire that gutted Arts and Crafts Village, Abuja, continues, Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, has blamed arts and crafts dealers for the incident. According to him, Police preliminary report indicted owner of Shop 47, whose electric cooker, which was not turned…
In FCT, tourism stakeholders unite for Abuja Jabamah
It was a gathering of major players in the tourism industry within and around the Federal Capital Territory, last week, at the official launch of Abuja Jabamah...
Passage of Yoruba Language Bill: NCAC boss commends Lagos House of Assembly
The Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the Lagos State House of Assembly for passing a bill that makes Yoruba language compulsory in Lagos State schools.
13th Akwaaba African travel market, fair opens in Lagos
Akwaaba Travel Market, the biggest travel and tourism fair in West Africa, is set to open in Lagos, on Sunday, September, 10, 2017. The fair, being the 13th edition
25 nations for African arts, craft exhibition in Abuja
No less than 25 countries will attend the formal opening ceremony of the 2017 African Arts and Crafts Expo (AFAC 2017) today in Abuja.