• Sen. Urhoghide (l), Gov. Okorocha (m) and Alh. Mohammed exchanging pleasantries

    Sen. Urhoghide (l), Gov. Okorocha (m) and Alh. Mohammed exchanging pleasantries

  • Dr. Ayakoroma, ES, NICO (l) and Owelle Rochas Okorocha, Imo State Governor.

    Dr. Ayakoroma, ES, NICO (l) and Owelle Rochas Okorocha, Imo State Governor.

  • NICO Troupe in action

    NICO Troupe in action

  • Guests at the NICO Quarterly Public Lecture

    Guests at the NICO Quarterly Public Lecture

  • Group photograph of dignitaries after the programme

    Group photograph of dignitaries after the programme

  • Gov. Rochas Okorocha, Guest Lecturer (l) and Alh. Lai Mohammed, Special Guest of Honour at the NICO Quarterly Public Lecture

    Gov. Rochas Okorocha, Guest Lecturer (l) and Alh. Lai Mohammed, Special Guest of Honour at the NICO Quarterly Public Lecture

  • Dignitaries at NICO Quarterly Public Lecture

    Dignitaries at NICO Quarterly Public Lecture

  • Alhaji Lai Mohammed (r) presents an award on behalf of NICO to Owelle Rochas Okorocha

    Alhaji Lai Mohammed (r) presents an award on behalf of NICO to Owelle Rochas Okorocha

  •  Her Excellency, Nneoma Nkechi Rochas Okorocha, wife of the governor of Imo State (l) and Dr. Barclays Ayakoroma (r) in a chat during the 35th ANA International Conference in Abuja

    Her Excellency, Nneoma Nkechi Rochas Okorocha, wife of the governor of Imo State (l) and Dr. Barclays Ayakoroma (r) in a chat during the 35th ANA International Conference in Abuja

  • Senator Enang (r) presenting an award to Dr. Ayakoroma

    Senator Enang (r) presenting an award to Dr. Ayakoroma

Nico News

December 15, 2017 29

Ayakoroma Gives Thanks To God For Successful Tenure

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It was a day of thanksgiving to God Almighty at the Royal House of Grace International Church, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, on Sunday, 10th December, 2017,for Associate Professor Barclays Foubiri Ayakoroma (BFA),who served two terms (a total of eight years), as…
December 12, 2017 131

NICO’s Acting ES Set To Defend 2018 Budget

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The Acting Executive Secretary, National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), Mr. Louis Eriomala will on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 appear before the Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism to defend the Institute’s 2018 budget. In a letter dated…
Dec 07, 2017 254

Staff Welfare Is My Priority, Says Eriomala

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The Acting Executive Secretary, National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), Mr.…
Dec 03, 2017 492

FG Confirms Eriomala's Appointment as The Acting ES, NICO

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The Federal Government has confirmed the appointment of Mr. Louis Eriomala as the Acting…
Nov 29, 2017 165

God Gave Me Grace To Finish My Race In NICO – Ayakoroma

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Immediate past Executive Secretary, National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO),…

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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