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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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LEISURE PARK; CAPABLE MANAGEMENT IN VIEW

By Fidelia Ben-Udi The Delta State Government has embarked on a study tour to some tourist destinations within the Country to ascertain most probable options for effective management of the State’s Legacy Project, Leisure Park.   With the project at its conclusive phase, the State Government through the State Tourism Board has been on its…
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Okowa Applauds NIEEE’s Quest for Alternative Power Supply

  By Fidelia Ben-Udi The governor of Delta State, His Excellency, Senator Arthur Okowa has urged the Nigerian Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (NIEEE), to keep up the research bothering around solving the challenges of power in the country. His Excellency, ably represented by the Honourable Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Engr. Lawrence Ejiofor, […]
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CSC Harps on Need to Enforce Discipline in Civil Service

by Fidelia Ben-Udi The Chairman, Civil Service Commission (CSC), Dame Patience Okuofu JP, has reaffirmed the commitment of the Commission to enforce discipline in the State Civil Service. She made this statement while performing one of the statutory functions of the Civil Service Commission, a monitoring exercise of the MDAs which took place at the […]
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