Africa: Kenya to Support Tourism in Plateau State with Two Rhinos

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The efforts to improve the tourism sector in Plateau State have received a boost as the State Governor, Simon Lalong has concluded plan to acquire two Rhinos from Kenya to increase the number of animals in the Jos Wild Life Park. It would be recalled that the Governor had been on a peer review tour of Kenya in the last […]

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Africa: Plateau Plans Mother Of All NAFEST In 2020

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Plateau State has started early preparations towards a successful hosting of the 2020 edition of the National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST). The North-central state has been designated the next host of NAFEST by the National Council for Arts and Culture which is the government agency in charge of promoting culture and the living arts in Nigeria. A delegation […]

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Africa: PAGGC Names Top 10 Best Performing appointees in Plateau

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The Pan African Good Governance Council has named and is set to honour the “top 10 best performing appointees” in Plateau State in her annual Good Governance Indicators programme. The PAGGC Medal and Recognition Awards, driven under the Good Governance Indicators programme to assess and evaluate suitable individuals in public sector who have shown excellence in their roles in governance […]

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Africa: Plateau State Adopts Long Awaited Draft Tourism Policy

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The long awaited Draft Tourism Policy for Plateau State Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Hospitality, has finally been adopted by the State Executive Council (Exco) The Tourism Policy which was initiated by the Workaholic Commissioner, Hon. Mrs. Tamwakat Weli, was adopted 2oth Monday 2019. The Hon. Commissioner in a remark appreciated and thanked the Governor for yet another achievement in […]

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Africa: Plateau to revive Tourism

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The Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has promised that his administration will pay more attention to tourism by developing some policy frame work to guide the process “Plateau was nicknamed ‘the home of peace and tourism because of the weather and the people’s hospitality, so we kept on calling it home of peace and tourism until when we started having […]

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Africa: Plateau State woos tourism and travel investors with massive upgrade of infrastructures

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The Plateau State government has said it is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that the state is repositioned as the preferred tourists’ destination in Nigeria. The government said one of the policy trusts of the state was the provision of greater infrastructure and the development of a sustainable environment for the growth of tourism in the state. Governor of […]

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Africa: Plateau Information Commissioner, Advocates For Inclusion Of Plateau As Tourism Hub In Nigeria

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The Plateau State Commissioner for Information and Communication Hon Yakubu Dati has advocated for the inclusion of Plateau Tourism sites to be parts of national and international hubs, destination for its diverse cultural potential to boost the revenue generation in the country. Speaking to journalists shortly after the declaration of NATOP AGM 2018 general meeting held at Hill station Hotel, […]

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Africa: Plateau State Commissioner of Tourism promises Support for Nigerian Tour Operators

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In an Unprecedented move Plateau State is moving fast to reclaims its foremost position in Tourism. According to the Commissioner of Tourism For Plateau “There is a need for professional Tour Operators to visit Plateau to see for themselves the rich asset we possess and that is why we seek to partner with NATOP. We as a state have been […]

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Ram Fighting to feature at Nigerian National Sports Festival this year

Lagos – Basheer Agusto, Chairman, Traditional Sports Federation of Nigeria (TSFN), on Sunday said that arrangements were in progress to feature Ram Fighting at the 19th National Sports Festival (NSF) in Calabar. Agusto told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the side lines of the National Ram Fighting Competition holding in Lagos, that the sport had contributed immensely to […]

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