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Lagos Govt eager to complete J.Randle Centre soon, says Commissioner

Reading Time: 2 minutes Going by the pronouncements of the Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, work at the John Randle Centre for Yoruba Culture and History at Onikan, Lagos would soon be completed. The commissioner said the Lagos State government was eager to complete the ongoing re-construction of the J.Randle Centre, a proposed Read More…

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Lagos partners Ebony Life to host “Eko Culture Series”

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, in collaboration with Ebony Life Place, has started a monthly series on Tourism, Arts, Creativity, Hospitality and Cultural events, tagged “EKO CULTURE SERIES”, as a way of promoting the rich diversity of what Lagos represents to both local and international communities as well as tourists. The Read More…

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Abuja Fringe Festival goes online

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Twitter, ThisDay Online. The organisers of Abuja Fringe Festival (AFF) say they have created an online platform that would offer thespians in the creative industry, opportunity to showcase their works. Kenneth Uphopho, the Festival Director, said this at a news briefing in Abuja to kickoff of the AFF entitled: “Redefining Opportunities”. Uphopho said Read More…

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Use tourism to boost nation’s economy, artist urges govt

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Quintessence, Bonhams. Veteran artist, Jude Oni-Okpaku, on Saturday called on government at all levels to tap into the potential of art, culture and tourism to boost the nation’s economy. Oni-Okpaku, Chief Executive Officer, Quintessence Arts Gallery, made the call while addressing journalists on the Three-Day Cultural Weekend scheduled to hold from Nov. 27 Read More…