The Lagos State Authorities has unveiled an in depth grasp plan that might engender an all-round improvement of the State tourism sector for the subsequent ten years.
The doc which covers all of the sectors because it pertains to the tourism and leisure business was just lately unveiled by the Commissioner for Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Tradition, Pharmacist, Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf at Alausa the place the paperwork was introduced to the representatives of the business’s professionals for his or her inputs.
She defined that the involvement of the stakeholders within the state authorities’s tourism grasp plan was a testimonial to the federal government of inclusion being championed by the current administration within the State, revealing that doc gives for a unified and enabling framework for selling, monitoring, and enhancing tourism within the state
She averred that greater than ever earlier than, the current state of tourism companies globally gives a chance for the state authorities to develop and make tourism extra inviting and engaging to its native vacationers.
The Everlasting Secretary within the Ministry, Mr. Babatunde Olaide-Mesewaku gave the reassurance that the coverage doc will certainly put Lagos in a superb stead to constructing a thriving and affluent tourism vacation spot in Africa.
“This, as a matter of reality, has turn into obligatory, as States within the Federation should be revolutionary in exploring and exploiting each income at its disposal contemplating the drastic lull within the worldwide oil market and the deadly financial penalties for mono-economic nations like Nigeria,” the Everlasting Secretary emphasised.
Olaide-Mesewaku, nonetheless, pleaded with the tourism stakeholders to fastidiously study the content material of the doc and make obligatory observations with a view to advising the federal government appropriately whereas additionally taking possession of the Tourism Grasp Plan.
On the presentation of the tourism doc have been; the Particular Adviser to the Governor on Tourism, Arts and Tradition, Hon. Solomon Bonu, the Everlasting Secretary within the Ministry, Mr. Babatunde Olaide-Mesewaku, the Senior Particular Assistant on Tourism, Arts and Tradition, Mr. Tunji Saymour, the Director of Tourism Promotion, Mrs. Adanma Oni, the President of Federation of Tourism Affiliation of Nigeria, FTAN Lagos State Chapter, Mr. Gbenga Sunmonu who led different stakeholders on the presentation ceremony and another Administrators from the Ministry.