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DESIGNERS THUMPS-UP FOR GTBANK

...SAY ECONOMIC HARDSHIP AFFECTING BUSINESS By Okosun Dennis As the 6th Edition of GTCO Fashion Weekend was rounded off in Lagos on Sunday, 12th November 2023, the fashion weekend paraded some of the best and the most elegant designers under one roof speaking the same language to explain different things - fashion and beauty of fabrics. Some of the designers that spoke to our correspondent gave different expressions, while at the same time, some applauded GTBank which created the atmosphere and wonderful ambiance to showcase their creative ingenuity galvanizing into...
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OYO, BRAZIL TO COLLABORATE ON BLACK HERITAGE DAY

The Oyo State Government is set to collaborate with the Brazilian custodian of culture, Oba Awurela, Kabiyesi Sangokunle Adekunle Alayande, on Black Heritage Day. The Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatunbosun, while receiving Oba Awurela in his office, on Tuesday, declared the Oyo state government's readiness to parley with Brazil on the promotion of culture and tourism. Dr. Wasiu Olatunbosun lauded Oba Awurela for his plans to expand the frontiers of tourism in Oyo State, using culture as a tool, which will, in turn, boost revenue in the...
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JOURNALIST TO LAUNCH BOOK ON SEX SLAVERY

A book on sex slavery titled: "We Are Priceless: Checkmating Children's Sex Slavery", written by a cerebral crime journalist is bid for a launch on the 31st August 2023. The book will be unveiled at 11 am at the POWA Hall, Oduduwa, Off Sobo Arobiodu, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos. The launching will be chaired by the Chairman, Police Service Commission (PSC), former Inspector General of Police (IGP), Dr. Solomon Arase. The Book Reviewer and Special Guest is Mr. Femi Adesina, while the Special Guest of Honour is Deputy Inspector General of...
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OYO GOVERNMENT ADVOCATES UNIFIED EGUNGUN FESTIVAL

The Oyo State Government on Thursday, met Egungun Worshipers (Alagbaas) and other stakeholders, to set aside a day in the year for a uniform celebration of the Egungun Festival. The Honourable Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Dr. Wasiu Olatunbosun, said the new move is part of the present administration's bid to set the tone for harnessing tourism and culture in Oyo State under Omituntun 2.0. Speaking with the stakeholders, Dr. Olatubosun said tourism has become a focal point of Governor Seyi Makinde’s Omituntun 2.0 Agenda.  According to Dr. Olatubosun, the...