Nigerians now appreciate theatre films-Artist

Nigerians now appreciate theatre films-Artist

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Hubert Ogunde was a doyen of Nigerian Theatre Patrick Olujobi, the founder Eda Theatre International has expressed satisfaction that Nigerians interest in film theatre has grown over the years. Olujobi told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ibadan on Wednesday that Nigerians…

22 states, 15 LGAs participate in Calabar cultural carnival

22 states, 15 LGAs participate in Calabar cultural carnival

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No fewer than 22 states and 15 local government areas in Cross River are participating in the 2019 cultural carnival held on Thursday in Calabar. Some of the states include Kebbi, Anambra, Akwa Ibom, Benue, Ebonyi, Lagos and Rivers. Speaking at the…

Nigeria to establish community museums to boost tourism – Lai Mohammed

Nigeria to establish community museums to boost tourism – Lai Mohammed

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The national museum at Benin The Federal Government has announced plans to establish community museums as part of efforts to ensure that local communities benefit from tourism. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced the plan on Thursday at…

Uncle D’s restaurant opens in Abuja to set world-class standard

Uncle D’s restaurant opens in Abuja to set world-class standard

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The poster heralding the formal unveil of the restaurant in Abuja on Sunday, December 8 By Sam Tor With the drive to bringing world class standard in restaurant business to Nigeria, Uncle D’s Restaurant located at No. 38 Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja…

Musicians should not see themselves as competitors — Ebenezer Obey

Musicians should not see themselves as competitors — Ebenezer Obey

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Left-Right: Bimbo Esho, Managing Director, Evergreen Musical Company; Ebenezer Obey, Legendary Musician; Mrs Yetunde Simpson, representative of Lagos State government; Omatshola Iseli, Nigerian Flutist; Aralola Olumuyiwa, Nigerian Female gan-gan drummer and Mr Muyiwa Majekodunmi Legendary Musician, Ebenezer Obey has advised Nigerian musicians…

Artist drums up support for the Art sector

Artist drums up support for the Art sector

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Fast- rising virtual Artist, Mr Godwin Tom, has drummed up for more support for the art sector, stating that the Art sector could be very viable financially. He said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday …

Igwe Achebe calls for establishment of creative arts festival

Igwe Achebe calls for establishment of creative arts festival

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Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Achebe By Sunny A. David The Obi of Onitsha, His Royal Majesty Nnaemeka Achebe, has called for the establishment of a creative arts festival to be held annually across all five South-East states. The monarch, who made this…

Calabar Carnival: Gov. Ayade calls for unity, peaceful co-existence

Calabar Carnival: Gov. Ayade calls for unity, peaceful co-existence

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Cross River State Governor Ayade Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has called on citizens of all countries to maintain peaceful co-existence, show unity and kindness to one another in order to promote humanity. Ayade, who was represented by his Deputy, Prof….

FG decentralises 2019 Abuja Carnival events

FG decentralises 2019 Abuja Carnival events

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A boat regatta at a previous Abuja carnival The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says events marking the 2019 Abuja Carnival will be held across the Area Councils of the Federal Capital Territory. This was to deviate from the…

Tourism association advocates legislation for tourism development

Tourism association advocates legislation for tourism development

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Rabo Saleh, President, Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria Alhaji Rabo Saleh, National President, Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN), on Monday advocated for workable legislation that would enhance the development of tourism sector in the country. Saleh told the News…