• Check out Top 5 Places that Tell the History and Reveal the Culture of the Igbo People

    Check out Top 5 Places that Tell the History and Reveal the Culture of the Igbo People

    The Igbos are widely regarded to have a very rich culture and history which have been the subject of many movies and literary works. These are some of the places where all that rich culture can be discovered.

    The Igbos, one of the main ethnic groups in Nigeria, are known to have a rich culture and remarkable history. While modernization has ensured the erosion of certain aspects of their culture, much of its history has been preserved, including relics from the […]

  • Nigeria has become an irresistible, important site of culture – Minister

    Nigeria has become an irresistible, important site of culture – Minister

    According to reports, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has hailed the very rich cultural history and tradition of the ancient Benin Kingdom, one of the famous destinations during the exploitation of the African continent by the Europeans.

    Speaking at the opening of the National Gallery of Art (NGA) Benin Art Exhibition, in commemoration of the coronation of the new Oba of Benin, in Benin City on Friday, the Minister however lamented the plundering of the priceless pieces […]

  • Ambode sets to boost tourism, seeks EU’s collaboration on Arts, Culture

    Ambode sets to boost tourism, seeks EU’s collaboration on Arts, Culture

    Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State Governor has solicited for robust collaboration between the Lagos State Government and European Union to make the nation’s entertainment and tourism sectors vibrant.

    Ambode stated this while speaking as a special Guest of Honour at the Center for Fine Arts (BOZAR) in Brussels where he attended the Center’s 2016 Summer Photography Exhibition.

    The governor, at the exhibition, which largely focused on Lagos under the theme ‘Dey Your Lane – Lagos Variations,’ said it is important to use […]

  • Lagos at 50: Celebration will showcase achievements, culture – Ambode

    Lagos at 50: Celebration will showcase achievements, culture – Ambode

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday officially launched the one year long activities to mark the 50 years anniversary of the State which will climax on May 28, 2017, just as he said the activities lined up would showcase to the world the unique achievements, culture, heritage and the tourism potentials of the State.

    Governor Ambode, who spoke at a special children programme tagged “Vision of the Child” to officially kick start the one year long activities for the […]