Kogi State Governor, His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Bello has put in place machineries that would effectively boost tourist site on Mount Patti.
The Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Hon. Salifu Isah Idachaba gave these hints during a press briefing as part of activities for the celebration of World Tourism Day coming up this Sunday 27th September 2020.
Hon. Salifu Idachaba who said that Mount Patti if property harnessed would play host to Sports, Art’s and Cultural carnival to create unity among youths and improve the revenue generation of the State.
The Commissioner further states that the Ministry has the mandate to package, organize and present the tourism potentials for marketing to local and foreign investors.
He reiterated that this would help in diversifying and strengthening the economic base of the state and improve the aesthetic value of the environment and generate employment opportunity to our teaming youths.
The Tourism boss, then reaffirmed that this year world tourism day has packaged activities like road show, lectures, quiz competition ,beauty pageant, visitation to tourist site among others.