ABEOKUTA – In a bid to reposition Culture and Tourism in Nigeria, the Awori Tourism Board said that the Ogun State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Hon. (Dr.) Oluwatoyin Emmanuel Taiwo is set to engage youths in a discussion to chart a new course for the future of the Industry at an online event set to take place on Wednesday, September 30, 2020.
The Chief Executive Officer of the organization, Prince Femi Fadina who made this known in a release, added that other speakers at the event would include the Senior Special Assistant to the Ekiti State Governor on Tourism, Mr. Wale Ojo-Lanre and the Chairman, National Mirror Committee on Tourism and Related Services and former DG, NIHOTOUR, Chief (Mrs.) Chika Balogun, noting that it was high time the industry be engaged for its full potentials.
Prince Fadina said that due to the restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic prevention protocols, the event would hold on the Zoom App, enjoining youths and other stakeholders in the industry to join the discussion set to kick off at 2pm prompt.
The Awori Tourism Board is an organization that is poised to reposition tourism and culture in the country especially in Lagos, Ekiti and Ogun State and committed to showcasing the various tourist sites that are yet to be tapped for full economical gains.