Ogun Emerges Overall Winner At 16th INAC Expo


By Taiye Olayemi

Ogun has emerged the overall winner at the 16th International Arts and Craft Expo (INAC) held in Abuja.

Chief Olusegun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), organiser of the expo made the announcement at the closing ceremony of the expo on Saturday.

Runsewe commended the efforts of participants who came from the 16 states.

He said everyone could be considered the winner of the expo but the outstanding performance of Ogun delegates could not go unnoticed.

Reacting, Mrs Oluwatosin Oloko, Permanent Secretary, State Ministry of Culture and Tourism, said it was s a well- deserved award.

She said more energy would be channelled towards performing better in subsequent editions of the expo and other national cultural events.

Amb. Masudur Rahman, Bangladesh High Commissioner to Nigeria said: “We have seen the electrifying performances from Ogun with colourful attires all through, they deserve it. I say congratulations to them”


Source: News Agency of Nigeria