NCAC DG consoles Maitama Sule’s family

The Director-General of National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has commiserated with the family of Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule on the death of the great Nigerian Icon.

In a press release at Abuja, Otunba Runsewe said that Maitama Sule will be remembered for the many contributions he made towards the development of Nigeria, especially in the area of arts and culture.

As the pioneer Chairman of NCAC Board in 1975, Maitama Sule laid a solid foundation for the development of the arts and culture sector of the nation, Otunba said, adding that he was at the forefront of the promotion of Nigeria’s cultural values.

Otunba also recalled that the late Maitama Sule stood against cultural imperialism and spent his entire life promoting African cultural values as the bedrock for national unity, integration and development.

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