Events

Atiku inaugurates Leisure Park, Film Village

By Fidelia Femi-Adedoyin Former Vice President and Presidential candidate of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), His Excellency, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar GCON, has promised more funds and partnership with the creative industry in the country upon winning the Presidential elections. He made this promise at the inauguration of the Mariam Babangida Leisure Park and Film Village, Anwai, […]
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Leisure Park, Film Village; finally here!

By Fidelia Ben-Udi I remember my first visit to the project site. It had several machines on it which were being used to achieve the sand filling. It was difficult to imagine that something grand would actually stand on it. However, the once virgin land, water lodged, seemingly good for nothing piece, has become a […]
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UNWTO holds Global Tourism Conference in Nigeria

BY Fidelia Ben-Udi The Honourable Minister of the Federal Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism in Nigeria, Lai Mohammed has expressed delight at hosting the Global Tourism Conference in Lagos State Nigeria, stating that tourism is an important source of foreign exchange earnings, job creation, income generation, infrastructural development and poverty reduction. The Minister referred […]
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Ejiofor Urges Deltans to Keep Up Good Work

  By Fidelia Ben-Udi The Delta State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Lawrence Ejiofor has encouraged Deltans not to give up but keep up the good work of showcasing our culture and tradition as part of efforts to help the Delta State tourism thrive. He made this statement at closing ceremony of the 2022 National […]
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NAFEST 2022 KICKS OFF

  By Fidelia Ben-Udi The 35th edition of the National Festival for Art and Culture (NAFEST) has kicked off at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, formerly known as the Onikan Stadium in Lagos State, the Centre for Excellence. The yearly event which has been moved from one State to the other over the past years has […]
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World Tourism Day 2022: Delta Levels Up Alongside UNWTO Plan

By Fidelia Ben-Udi The Honourable Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Lawrence Ejiofor, has reiterated the State Government’s commitment to intensify efforts towards completing the Multi Billion Naira “Delta State Leisure Park, Zoological Garden and Film Village” as it is 95% completed.   The Commissioner, ably represented by the Permanent Secretary, Anagalere Umumkoro-Prest, made this reiteration […]
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