• Mr. Louis Eriomala, Ag. Executive Secretary, NICO, (2nd l) and Mr. Law Ezeh (l) at the UNWTO Summit

    Mr. Louis Eriomala, Ag. Executive Secretary, NICO, (2nd l) and Mr. Law Ezeh (l) at the UNWTO Summit

  • Group photograph of dignitaries and delegates at the UNWTO Summit in Abuja, Nigeria

    Group photograph of dignitaries and delegates at the UNWTO Summit in Abuja, Nigeria

  • Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture delivering his speech at the UNWTO Summit

    Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture delivering his speech at the UNWTO Summit

  • Mr. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation giving President Buhari's speech at the UNWTO Summit

    Mr. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation giving President Buhari's speech at the UNWTO Summit

  • Zurab Pololikashvili, Sec. Gen, UNWTO (l) presents award to Aliko Dangote, represented by Engr. Ahmed Mansur (r), while Alh. Lai Mohammed (m) looks on

    Zurab Pololikashvili, Sec. Gen, UNWTO (l) presents award to Aliko Dangote, represented by Engr. Ahmed Mansur (r), while Alh. Lai Mohammed (m) looks on

  • Some members of the high table at the just concluded Public Lecture

    Some members of the high table at the just concluded Public Lecture

  • His Excellency, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Abia State (l) and Mr. Louis Eriomala, Acting ES, NICO, just before Kalu delivered the lecture at the NICO Quarterly Public Lecture Series

    His Excellency, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Abia State (l) and Mr. Louis Eriomala, Acting ES, NICO, just before Kalu delivered the lecture at the NICO Quarterly Public Lecture Series

  • NICO Board Chairman, Alhaji Yusuffu Galambi expressing his gratitude to Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu for delivering a thought provoking lecture

    NICO Board Chairman, Alhaji Yusuffu Galambi expressing his gratitude to Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu for delivering a thought provoking lecture

  • Prof. Union Ebebiri discussing Prof. Ugolo's paper

    Prof. Union Ebebiri discussing Prof. Ugolo's paper

  • Prof. Chris Ugolo presnting his paper titled

    Prof. Chris Ugolo presnting his paper titled "Recreating Cultural Festivals for Economic Benefits: The Ugie Ritual Festival as Paradigm", during ARTCO

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NICO Governing Board Inaugural Meeting Rescheduled

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NICO Staff Set Out For Language Summer Programme In Turkey

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James Adediran Emerges New AUPCTRE Chairman

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The NICO Governing Board

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A new Governing Board of the Institute was inaugurated on 23 October 2013, by the Honourable Minister of Culture, Tourism and National Orientation, Chief Edem Duke.

Membership of the Board, as appointed by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, is as follows: 

Alhaji Ibrahim Isma'il - CHAIRMAN
Execuitve Director/CEO, National Council for Arts & Culture (NCAC) - MEMBER
Execuitve Director/CEO, Centre for Blacks and African Arts & Civilisation (CBAAC) - MEMBER
Representative of National Universities Commission (NUC) - MEMBER   
Director-General, Nigerian Institute for International Affairs (NIIA) - MEMBER 
Representative of Federal Ministry of Culture, Tourism & National Orientation - MEMBER
Representative of National Commission for UNESCO (NATCOM-UNESCO) - MEMBER
Representative of National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS) - MEMBER
Representative of Centre for Management Development (CMD) - MEMBER
Executive Secretary/CEO, NICO - Member/Secretary

The function of the Board is to formulate policies and set up achievable goals that will project NICO as the foremost Cultural Institute in Nigeria and work towards its attainment.

 

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