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27 Apr 2019
In a bid to equip tourism reporters with skills and knowledge needed to communicate effectively, the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism...
6 Apr 2019
As part of its commitment to human capital building and deepening reportage of the tourism sector, the National Institute...
31 Mar 2019
The National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) recently organised a meeting with the Edo State government to flag off preparations towards 2019 edition...
30 Mar 2019
The Director General of the National Council for Art and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has called for adequate attention to the development of the country’s culture industry. Runsewe, who made the call at the 43rd annual general meeting of National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies (NANTA) held in Lagos, noted that culture provides a…
20 Jan 2019
The Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, has commended culture workers, stakeholders and administrators...
27 Dec 2018
Plans are underway by the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) to expand the scope of the Employees’ Compensation (ECS) scheme to include the informal sector of the economy. The Managing Director of the Fund, Adebayo Somefun stated this at the just-concluded Art and Culture Expo organised by the National Council of Arts and Culture…
2 Dec 2018
The atmosphere was electrifying. There were no tired bodies, only smiles, laughter and sound belching from the music box at high level. Participants were in excited chatters, as the 11th International Arts and Craft (INAC) Expo came to a close in Abuja. Held at the FCT Exhibition Pavilion and Events Centre, Abuja from November 17…
17 Nov 2018
Gabriel Olatunde Babawale, Professor of Political Economy at the University of Lagos has made landmark contributions to scholarship and national development. His giant strides as the Director-General, the Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation (CBAAC) between 2006 and 2014 remain evergreen. However, Babawale, now a Commissioner at the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission…
11 Nov 2018
Otunba Segun Runsewe is a big man with huge ambition. He has a ‘can do’ spirit, which many are beginning to appreciate. His tenure as the Director-General of the Nigerian...
21 Oct 2018
According to the Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe, the Council is fully prepared to showcase the glamour of Nigeria’s diverse cultures to the world during the festival, which is billed to hold from October 21 to 27.
30 Sep 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...
16 Sep 2018
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.


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Mikel Arteta insisted Arsenal proved their credentials as genuine Premier League title contenders with an impressive 3-1 win over 10-man Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby. Arteta's side made it seven wins from eight league games this season as they moved four points clear at the top of the table. The 192nd meeting between these…
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The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it has concluded the renewal of concession agreement with five terminal operators after the expiration of their leases.
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President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday warned Turkey would not ratify the NATO membership bids of Sweden and Finland until the two Nordic countries "kept" promises they had made to Ankara. "Until the promises made to our country are kept, we will maintain our principled position," Erdogan said in a speech to parliament in Ankara.…
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A United Nations peacekeeper has been killed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN and Congolese officials said on Saturday, in the latest violence to hit the conflict-torn region.
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Iranians based abroad and their supporters gathered in cities around the world Saturday in solidarity with protests sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini in the custody of the country's notorious morality police.