Stakeholders laud Runsewe on composition of sub Committees on creative industry

The all inclusive and broad composition of sub Committees on the implementation of creative industry intervention by Otunba Segun Runsewe, has attracted commendation from stakeholders in the industry. Otunba Segun Runsewe director general National Council for Arts Culture ( NCAC) who is the chairman of central implementation Committee for creative industry inaugurated by Tourism minister, Lai Mohammed barely few weeks ago, rolled out a comprehensive list of sub Committees to capture the the entire gamut of the sector, with intent to address the needs and expectations of the players. The…

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Survival of Nigeria very sacrosanct – NCPC boss

The executive secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission, NCPC, Rev. Pam has said that the survival of Nigeria is very sacrosanct and thus every Nigerian must fight for its survival. The NCPC boss made the assertion recently in Abuja while receiving in audience the leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS who paid him a congratulatory visit. He stated that the survival and wellbeing of Nigerians should not only be the business of the leaders, adding that the young people also have tremendous role to play because…

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Buhari appoints CEOs for Ministry of Information, Culture Agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of chief executive officers for nine of the agencies under the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture. According to the approval letter, which was conveyed to the minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, by Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, chief of staff to the President, on Tuesday, Mr. Buki Ponle was appointed managing director of the News Agency of Nigeria while Mr. Nura Sani Kangiwa was named the director general, National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism. Mr. Francis Ndubuisi Nwosu was appointed the…

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IATA calls for harmonized adoption across Africa of ICAO Take-Off guidance for safe operations

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called for harmonized adoption across Africa of the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) Take-Off guidance for safe operations amid the COVID-19 crisis. Safely re-establishing the continent’s air connectivity is essential to re-building battered economies. IATA also urged African governments to take a giant step forward in connecting Africa by accelerating the implementation of the Single Africa Air Transport Market (SAATM) to further boost the post-COVID economic recovery. “The top and immediate priority for aviation in Africa is implementing ICAO’s Take-off guidance. That is…

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