Even as he just completed his first four years as Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe has been handed another term of four years to deepen the Nigerian Cultural economy by President Mohammandu Buhari.
Garba Shehu, the President’s senior special assistant, media, announced on Friday that the president found Runsewe worthy to continue the good work he is doing at NCAC and for Nigerian Culture.
The announcement also captured some other appointments in the parastatals under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
There is massive jubilation across the sector on the president decision as NCAC remains at the heart of president Buhari Cultural tourism reformation agenda.
Acting President Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN,) Mr Nkerewuem onung and President, National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) Mrs Susan Akporiaye were two top industry leaders who called to appreciate the president Buhari gesture and also thank the Honourable Minister of Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Lai Mohammed for his support for NCAC and the culture sector.