• 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

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Reviving Our Festivals Can Boost Our Local Economy, Says Ayakoroma

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The Executive Secretary, National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO) and Visiting Associate Professor at the Department of Theatre & Cultural Studies, Nasarawa State University, Keffi (NSUK), Dr. Barclays Foubiri Ayakoroma, has again stated that, as…
August 08, 2017 69

Nasarawa State Government Reiterates Support For The Traditional Institution

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The Executive Governor of Nasarawa State, His Excellency, Alhaji Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, has said that he will continue to support traditional institutions in the state through institutional mechanisms and conducive environment that will enable then discharge…
Aug 08, 2017 85

Use Indigenous Language As Medium Of Instruction To Promote Deeper Understanding – Nwajagu

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The Head of National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO) Enugu State Office, Mr.…
Aug 05, 2017 83

Ayakoroma Congratulates Emir Of Karshi Over Staff Of Office

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The Executive Secretary, National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), Associate…
Aug 05, 2017 90

NICO Gombe Also Kick Starts 5Th Edition Of NILP

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The Gombe State Office of the National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO) has also…

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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