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 MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE, LAI MOHAMMED REAFFIRMS NIGERIA’S READINESS TO HOST AFRICAN TOURISM MINISTERS IN 2018

Minister of Information and Culture, LAI MOHAMMED has reaffirmed Nigeria’s commitment to host African Tourism Ministers under the aegis of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Commission on Africa (CAF) next year.

Addressing the 60th UNWTO CAF Meeting in Chengdu, China, on Tuesday, the Minister announced that the 61st Edition of the meeting would be held in Abuja between June 4 and 6, 2018.

He said the choice of Abuja is part of government’s effort to promote the Nigerian capital city as a conference destination within the sub-region.

The hosting right of the UNWTO CAF meeting was unanimously awarded to Nigeria during the 59th Meeting of the Commission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in April 2017.

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