Akete official MOU signing between Touchstone Limited & NANTAP took place on 16 August, 2017 with both the Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of NANTAP at the event signing the required documents for the MOU.
Akete, the theatre festival press conference story was featured in different online newspapers including big and prominent online newspapers like Punch Newspapers, Vanguard Newspapers and News Telegraph Online.
1. Punch Newspaper:
NANTAP Playwriting contest to produce future dramatists – Adeniran
The National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners and Touchstone Communications Limited recently, in a meeting with journalists in Lagos, gave the indication that they are poised to revive the ailing theatre in the country with the introduction of Akete Theatre Festival.
Read More on Punch.
2. Guardian Newspaper:
NANTAP, Touchstone partner for Akete Theatre Festival
National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP), Lagos Chapter, in collaboration with Touchstone Limited, has concluded plans to hold Akete Theatre Festival in December. It has as theme ‘Lagos: Past, Present and Future’ and would serve as part of efforts to encourage live theatre performances, grow theatre practitioners and inspire new playwrights to focus on Nigerian history, especially Lagos State.
Read More on Guardian.
3. New Telegraph Online
Akete Theatre Festival: NANTAP Lagos, Touchstone flag-off playwriting competition
As part of efforts towards revival of live theatre in Nigeria, the National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP) in collaboration with Touchstone last week announced commencement of the playwriting competition ahead of the maiden edition of Akete…the theatre festival.
Read More on Newstelegraphonline.
Akete Press conference video on TVC Nigeria.
Akete press conference held Wednesday June 14, 2017 at Touchstone Limited – 33 Little Road, Off Montgomery Road, Yaba, Lagos.