iREP grand honour for creative Amazon, Bolanle Austen-Peters
The applause that greeted the award of honour presented by organisers of the prestigious iREP International Documentary Film Festival continued even after the unrelenting creative trailblazer took her seat after the brief award ceremony.
At Nigeria Travel Award, Lagos recounts gains of tourism
The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts, and Culture, Mr Steve Ayorinde has stated that the tourism growth plan of Governor Ambode...
Steve Ayorinde to speak at Nigeria Travel Awards
Steve Ayorinde, the Honourable Commissioner for Tourism, Arts & Culture, Lagos State, has been confirmed as the Keynote Speaker at the 3rd edition of the Nigeria Travel Awards organised by Jumia Travel. Ayorinde will be speaking on the theme: “Lagos as a Model For Tourism Growth in Nigeria”. The event, which is scheduled to hold…
Jumia unveils nominees for 2019 Nigerian Travel Awards
As stakeholders in the travel and tourism sector gear up for this year’s Nigerian travel Awards, Jumia Travel, the hotel & flight arm of Jumia, has officially...
Lagos partners stakeholders to preserve heritage sites
In a bid to create awareness on the need for preservation of historical and cultural heritage sites/monuments in the state, the Lagos State Government recently...
Afro-Brazilians partner Nigeria to explore historical connection, strengthen ties
The obvious disconnect among peoples of black origin scattered the world over has been a source of worry to some concerned individuals...
Excitement, as Ambode hosts special Children’s Day concert
It was an evening of bountiful harvest of artistic performances and entertainment by children at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja on Sunday, as Governor Akinwunmi Ambode was treated to the best of contemporary arts performances by various art groups.
With one-day summit, Lagos charts roadmap for tourism development
In line with its commitment to cause a major shift in marketing the tourism and creative potential inherent across the State, the Lagos State Government will on Monday, April 16, 2018, hold a one-day tourism summit at the Eko Hotel & Suite, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Lagos promotes tourism, releases calendar of arts and culture programmes
Culture activists and tourists can now breathe a sigh of relief as Lagos State Government last week released a calendar for over 70 state-sponsored and endorsed arts and culture programmes for the year.
Trinidad & Tobago seeks cultural exchange with Lagos
A ten-man delegation from the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago is set to explore the tourism benefits of Lagos through a cultural exchange process and other initiatives that will benefit Lagos and Trinidad and Tobago.
Ayorinde takes over at Lagos culture & tourism ministry
Following his recent redeployment from the Ministry of Information & Strategy by the Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, Steve Ayorinde has resumed as the Lagos Commissioner For Tourism, Arts and Culture, with promise to reposition the ministry for greater achievements. In a statement on Tuesday by the Secretary to the State Government Tunji Bello, he…