Lai: Arts If Properly Developed Can Be An Alternative Source Of Revenue - 9jaflaver



Light Dark

WELCOME TO 9JAFLAVER

PREMIUM BEATS  |  NEWS  |  TRENDING/HOTTEST SONGS  |  SPORTS  |  CELEBRITY GIST  |  MIXTAPE  |  MOVIES  |  COMEDY VIDEOS  |  NIGERIAN MUSIC ARTISTES



SEARCH ANYTHING BELOW:-


ads2


Lai: Arts If Properly Developed Can Be An Alternative Source Of Revenue




The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed says that arts, if properly developed can be an alternative source of revenue to boost nation’s economy.

Mohammed represented by Ibidapo Okunmu disclosed this at the National Gallery of Art’s (NGA) Stakeholders meeting on Monday in Abuja.

According to him, “the time of relying on government subventions is long gone with dwindling oil receipts’’.

We need to look for alternatives to oil and art which is an enduring resource can fill the gap.’’

“In moments like this, it is only proper that we take stock of those things we need to do to bring our economy back to reckoning,’’

He commended the NGA on its plans to create ways to shore up its revenue and partnering with more artists.

Mohammed therefore, pledged that government would ensure that NGA has an edifice such as other galleries in Africa, America and Europe to showcase the nation’s heritage.

Speaking, Sen. Rochas Okorocha, Senate Committee Chairman on Culture and Tourism pledged to work with other committee members to ensure that the NGA establishment Bill become an Act.

“Those that know me can attest to the fact that I do not shy away from challenges; I face them head on, therefore I promise to work with the committee on culture and tourism,” he added.

Okorocha who was represented by Abdulmalik Mamud also pledged commitment in ensuring that the commission secures an edifice.

Also, Umaru Sulaiman, Chairman Governing Board, NGA said the agency if repositioned, would be a revenue entity and also contribute significantly to the economic growth.

According to him, “having an edifice is imperative for the organisation in order to meaningfully contribute its quota to the nation’s commonwealth.’’

Source:- Independent ng



 Whatsapp  Twitter  Facebook




Promote Music, Video, Comedy Skit On 9jaflaver
Call: +2348173379226 Or +2348143945195

Whatsapp: +2349027283345













Comment Below:-

Enter Name Below (Optional)

         
Enter Comment Below:-


       






© 2014-2021 9jaflaver. All Rights Reserved.

About us||Content Remova||Privacy Policy|Contact us

Advertis|Request For Music

9jaflaver is not responsible for the content of external sites.