OWERRI OPENS UP TO THE WORLD September 7, 2016

L-R Eze Njemanze, Ozuruigbo V of owerri, Director General of NCMM, Mallam Yusuf Abdallah, Imos State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Engr.Alex Ogwazuo and Hon.Ben Nwankwo, House Committee on Culture and Tourism, during the commissioning of the gallery livestock pen OWERRI OPENS UP TO THE WORLD ……NCMM LAUNCHES GALLERY FOR IGBO HOUSEHOLD By Ijeoma Ezeike, […]

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EDEM-DUKE1 Fate of tourism in the wake of insecurity September 7, 2016

MINISTER OF TOURISM,CULTURE AND NATIONAL ORIENTATION,CHIEF EDEM DUKE PRESIDENT GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN  BY IJEOMA EZEIKE Sequel to the persistent insurgence of Boko Haram sect in the country, the nation s culture sector has indeed suffered great losses from negative agents plaguing the industry. However, in recent times, incessant bombing attacks in the country is one […]

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Akwa2Bibom SIGHTS OF ABUJA CARNIVAL 2011 September 7, 2016

Akwa Ibom state contingent at the carnival Benue State float BY IJEOMA EZEIKE The 2011 Abuja carnival can justifiably claim to be the carnival of reconciliation, as this year’s event was targeted on preaching peace and reconciliation of different ethnic groups. Unlike the previous carnivals where different cultures and traditions were shown, this year was […]

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during2Bthe2Binterview INTERVIEW WITH TOURISM MINISTER September 7, 2016

There is global conspiracy against Nigeria –Duke The Tourism Minister, chief Edem Duke minister with his entourage during a cultural week in Brazil By Ijeoma EzeikeWithin the intertwined tapestry of global discourse on culture and tourism, Nigeria’s status as the most populous black nation in the world establishes her in the camp of leading cultural […]

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The Executive Secretary of the National Institute for Cultural  Orientation (NICO)  Dr. Barclays Ayakoroma  BY IJEOMA EZEIKE Some Nigerian parents have firmly adopted the trend of conversing with their children in foreign languages and thus as they grow, many youths can barely string together logical sentences in their native tongue. The National Institute of Cultural Orientation […]

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otunba2Bolusegun2Brunsewe25252C2Bthe2Bdirector2Bgeneral2Bof2Bthe2Bnigeria2Btourism2Bdevelopment2Bcorporation2B252528NTDC252529 Insecurity impacts negatively on tourism September 7, 2016

The Director General of the Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation  (NTDC)  Olusegun  Runsewe  by Ijeoma EzeikeNo nation can be a tourist destination without first paying attention to the security aspect. More than any other economic activity, the success or failure of tourism destinations depends on being able to provide a safe and secure environment for visitors. […]

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BY IJEOMA EZEIKEWhy toil all week long without making out special time for relaxation with families, friends or loved ones. Remember the common adage that says “all works and no play make jack a dull boy”? Then why not visit interesting sites this weekend to ease off your stress? Any discourse of a perfect place […]

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minister Edem Duke: A breath of fresh air? September 7, 2016

 BY IJEOMA EZEIKEThe recent appointment of the new Minister of Tourism, Culture and National Orientation, High Chief Edem Duke has attracted wide applause from players in the Tourism and Culture industry who have severally clamoured for a technocrat at the helms of affairs of the industry. Likewise, the excitement is reasonable in line with the […]

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