The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says with the scenic description and beautiful vegetation of Farin Ruwa Waterfalls in Nasarawa state, the site will soon become another Nollywood village.
The minister said this on Saturday in Lafia during a courtesy visit to Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa state.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the minister is on a two-day visit to the state for the inspection of Farin Ruwa Waterfalls site to showcase the state’s tourism and investment potential.
In the entourage of the minister were the Directors-General of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), Alhaji Nuhu Kangiwa, and Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation, Mr Folorunsho Coker.
Also on the minister’s entourage are the Special Advisers to the President attached to the minister, Mr Segun Adeyemi and Mr Williams Adeleye, and a team of journalists.
“I have no doubt in my mind that with proper promotion, we will turn it around and make it the destination for film and music producers.
“We will also create around the area, a resort and a destination of the tour for vacation and holiday makers,’’ he said.