Oba of Benin bags Africa Travel 100 Award, joins Ooni of Ife, others

The organiser of Akwaaba African Travel Market, Mr Ikechi Uko has honoured The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II with the Africa Travel 100 Global Personalities Award in recognition of his cultural and historical upstanding. The award was presented to him at his palace during the just concluded National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) in Benin City, Edo State. Oba Ewuare II who is the custodian of all Benin Heritage, the Benin Moat and Igue Festival becomes the third monarch to win the award after…

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NCAC DG visits Amchree, Nigerian father of tourism, applauds him for tourism development in Rivers

The director general of the National Council of Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe on Monday October 22 paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian father of tourism, chief Mike Amachree in Port- Harcourt, River state. Runsewe who is in Port – Harcourt for the 2018 National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) applauded chief Amachree for his contribution towards the development of tourism, art and culture in River state and Nigeria in general. He assured the Nigerian father of tourism that this year’s NAFEST in the state is…

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