The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has celebrated and commended Director General of the National Council of Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, for what he described as the tenacity and patriotism of the NCAC boss in promoting unity and cohesion in Nigeria.
Sanwo-Olu, who was delighted with Runsewe’s promotion of Nigeria’s indigenous fashion and on this day in full revelation of the beauty of the south-south dress pattern, praised Runsewe for always putting Nigeria first in his manner of speaking, public behavior, dress sense. and above all a consistent call for the best of Nigerian culture and tradition.
The governor, who hosted Runsewe and selected members of the technical committee at NAFEST, insisted that Lagos State will bring a new trend in hosting NAFEST in November, noting that Nigeria’s unity should be paramount in using culture as a genuine way of promoting national unity and cohesion.
Earlier in his speech, Runsewe announced that the NAFEST 2022 Technical Committee was in Lagos to finalize preparations for the iconic cultural event, appreciating Governor Sanwo-Olu for hosting the Technical Committee and ensuring that all participants felt at home in Lagos.
He assured the governor of the NCAC of a strategic mission to use culture and arts to bring Nigerians together and to make steady advocacy for love and temperance among Nigerians, and to get all kinds of minds in Nigeria to love one another and respect.