NCAC, NCWS inaugurates new cultural brand to empower Nigerian women

Photo Caption Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture Otunba Segun Runsewe (middle) in a Group Photograph with the executive officers of the National Council of Women Society (NCWS) during their visit to NCAC, lead by their National President, Hajia Lami Adamu during their official visit to NCAC The National Council for Arts and Culture ( NCAC) and the National Council for Women Society (NCWS) have reached an agreement to evolve a new brand that will empower vulnerable Nigerian women and create a platform that will enable them contribute…

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NIHOTOUR 2022 World Gastronomy Day: Senator Ladi Daduu advises Nigerians to Promote Culture of Food Sustainability

Vice Chairman of the Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism, Senator (Prof) Nora Ladi Daduu has advised Nigerians to Promote Culture Of Food Sustainability in the country. Senator Daduu who gave this advce while declaring open the 2022 United Nations World culture of promoting Nigerian foods and cuisines for both domestic and international consumption as a means of entrenching sustainability and food security for the country has once again been stressed. Senator (Prof) Daduu who gave the advice while declaring open the 2022 United Nations World Sustainable Gastronomy Day hosted…

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Runsewe calls for regular, effective monitoring of airlines to ensure aircraft are in good conditions

Photo Caption Director General NCAC, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe in a handshake with the Managing Director of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Rabiu Yadudu at the end of the even The Director General of the National Council for Art and Culture, NCAC, and President World Craft Council, Otunba Segun Runsewe has stressed the need for a regular and effective monitoring of all airlines in the country to ensure that the aircraft are in good conditions. In his keynote lecture at the maiden edition of the Federal Airports Authority of…

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INAC 2022: Diplomats laud Runsewe as over 37 countries storm pre INAC dinner in Abuja

DG NCAC Otunba Segun Runsewe (middle) cutting the Pre-INAC Dinner cake with some Diplomats present at the occasion It was a harvest of commendation for the Direction General of National Council for Arts and Culture by members of the Diplomatic corps as the council hosted the 2022 edition of the Pre INAC dinner at Sheraton hotels and Towers in Abuja by the weekend. The dinner which was used to sensitise members of the Diplomatic corps on arrangements for the 2022 INAC was attended by over 37 countries The Director General,…

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Runsewe tasks Nigerian youths on cultural rebirth

As the custodian of the nation’s culture and the head of the institution of government saddled with the responsibility of popularizing the cherished cultural values, the National Council for Arts and Culture is deeply disturbed by the alarming rate at which our culture is being eroded and replaced with Alien practices. Given this worrisome trend, the Director General of he National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe resently gathered Nigerian youths for a cultural sensitization programme at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers Abuja with the theme ” Nigerian…

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ENISH, Biggest Nigerian Restaurant Chain in the world to Open $3m 2nd branch at the Palms Jumeirah Dubai

Enish Nigerian Restaurant, the biggest Nigerian Restaurant Chain in the world with 10 United Kingdom branches is about to Open its best Restaurant So Far in the Upper Class Dubai Neighbourhood of the Palms at Jumeirah. It is worth $3m and continues to define the Concept of Local Food in Sophisticated Environs that is the Enish Standard. Slated for a July Opening the Enish at the Palms will have a wholesome African Feel as the First African Product in the Area. Overlooking the Largest Water Fountain in the World at…

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Biodiversity in Nigeria is under threat – National Park C-G

The Conservator General, National Park Service Dr Ibrahim Goni says biodiversity in Nigeria is under threat from a number of human activities such that everyone’s involvement is needed to arrest the ugly trend. Goni said this on Sunday in a message to mark the 2022 World Biodiversity Day which has the theme: ‘We are part of the solution’. He said these activities by humans are reducing the number of species of plants and animals on earth which in turn affect both the health of humans and their environment. “These activities…

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Ikogosi Warm Spring: The Gory State of Ekiti Pride

Commentary by Dr Tukunbo Daguunduro. Dr. Dagunduro Olatokunbo is the National Treasurer of National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies( (nanta) and this piece sent from ibadan, condemned the Current state of many tourist Sites in Nigeria especially Ikogosi Warm Spring, which fortunes has nose dived and needs urgent rehabilitation. “Nigeria is a nation blessed with many natural sites and destinations as far as tourism is concerned in Africa and the globe at large. Ranging from one state to another you will marvel at many natural endowment acrossthenation. With all these…

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Interswitch recommends deeper collaboration to fight e-payment fraud

Photo Caption From L-R: Tomi Ogunlesi, Group Head Brands, Communications and Corporate Responsibility; Oluwayemisi Owonubi, Brand and Communications Manager; Olufemi Davies, Group Head Product & Innovation (Purepay); and Ejike Ngene, Head, Banking Technologies, (Interswitch Systegra) at the 2022 BusinessDay ‘Future of Payments and Fraud’ conference in Lagos Africa’s leading integrated payments and digital commerce company, Interswitch, has highlighted the need for deeper collaboration among players in the digital payment ecosystem to boost the security of data and funds of Nigerians. This was one of the solutions proffered for improved detection…

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Nigerians in Diaspora set to storm Lagos for Eko-NAFEST 2022

As lagos prepares for a mega hosting of the 30th edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) also known as the Unity Festival, Nigerians in Diaspora, particularly Lagosians, have called on Governor, Babajide Sanwo-0lu to use the hosting opportunity to draw global attention to the infrastructural development in the city of aquatic splendour. NAFEST, transformed into a global cultural tourism brand under Otunba Segun Runsewe, Nigeria’s culture chief marketer and Director General, National Council for Art and Culture ( NCAC), births in Lagos in November 2022, with Nigeria’s…

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