Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has received thumbs up from Director General, National Council for Arts Culture (NCAC) and President, Africa Region, World Craft Council, Otunba Segun Runsewe for sponsoring the kogi cultural assemble to Jurasukund International Festival in India to represent Nigeria.
“This is a wonderful gift and great support to cultural development in Kogi state , a confirmation that the kogi governor is a lover of culture ” Otunba Segun Runsewe affirmed.
He called for more robust cultural engagement in kogi state, confident that the governor will do more for the state, noted for its rich cultural history, and peaceful co existence of all Nigerians which earned it a reputation for being the most peaceful destination in Nigeria.
” Governor Yahaya has really earned our respect and admiration, because inspite of the unhealthy economic situation, he still went ahead to showcase kogi, nay Nigeria to the world at jurasukund international cultural tourism festival in India ” Otunba Segun Runsewe further explained.
Kogi cultural contingent will also storm the 35th edition of NAFEST, in lagos by November.