Director- General National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe ( middle) receiving the prestigious award of culture/ tourism man of the year from HRM Nii Auayi Annan II Akwashoutste of Teshile, Ghana(right) and Amb. Nancy Sam, CEO Staple Travel and Tour during the event.
Runsewe Commends CBN Governor for Creative Industry Financing Initiative
The Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the Central Bank Governor, Mr. Godwin Emiefele for developing a Creative Industry Financing Initiative. Runsewe who gave this commendation in Abuja said that the Initiative will allow Investors in the Creative Industry access loan... Read more
GOV OBASEKI TO BOOST NAFEST WITH EDO ROYALTY, COMMENDS RUNSEWE FOR NIGERIA CULTURAL REBOUND
Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki has promised to enrich the cultural content of National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) with robust presence of Benin royalty and culture never seen anywhere before now. Speaking at a pre NAFEST 2019 engagement meeting with the Director-General of National Council for Arts... Read more
GOV. NYESOM WIKE COMMISSIONS ULTRA MODERN CULTURAL CENTER IN PORT HARCOURT.
The executive governor of Rivers state, His Excellency, Governor Nyesom Wike has commissioned the an ultra modern Cultural center in the city of Port Harcourt. According to the commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Mrs. Tonye Briggs Oniyide, the contract for the  State of the Arts Cultural Center was re... Read more
PRESIDENT BUHARI APPLAUDS NIGERIA’S RISING ROLE IN WORLD CRAFT COUNCIL
President Muhammadu Buhari penultimate Wednesday applauded Nigeria’s emerging role in the World Craft Council (WCC), saying the talents, skills and high quality artistic creations of Nigerians are attracting more global attention and appreciation. The president received with delight the appointment of the Director General of the National Council for... Read more
NIGERIA/INDIA SET FOR RENEWED CULTURAL TIES.
The High Commissioner of India to Nigeria, His Excellency Mr. B.N Reddy has re-emphasized the need to consolidate on the long standing cultural relationship between Nigeria and India. The Envoy made this known while playing host to the Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe oon,... Read more
NIGERIA/INDIA SET FOR RENEWED CULTURAL TIES.
The High Commissioner of India to Nigeria, His Excellency Mr. B.N Reddy has re-emphasized the need to consolidate on the long standing cultural relationship between Nigeria and India. The Envoy made this known while playing host to the Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe oon,... Read more
NAFEST 2018: RIVERS SET TO HOST THE BEST EVER
  The Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the Executive Governor of Rivers State Chief Barrister Nyesom Wike for the highly visible infrastructural development of the state. Runsewe who made this commendation while presenting the hosting certificate for the 2018 National... Read more
RUNSEWE, MAGU TO TACKLE CORRUPTION VIA CULTURE
The Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe and the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu have agreed on a holistic approach of cultural reorientation among Nigerians as a permanent solution to stemming the menace of corruption in the... Read more
We shall work with Stakeholders to sustain the growth of the tourism sector- Runsewe
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the  46th edition of this all important Meeting of the Chief Executives of Culture of the Federation (CEC), comprising 36 States Arts Councils and the FCT, Federal Cultural Parastatals and other relevant stakeholders. Being a strategic organ in administration of Culture... Read more
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