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The responsibilities of the Ministry of Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs (MACTDA) is to preserve, protect, project and promote the State’s Cultural Heritage, develop and project the tourist potentials of the State to become the foremost tourist destination in Nigeria.


“Making Tourist Sites accessible with desirable experience for Tourists through targeted Arts, Culture and Communication projects.”


“To position Edo State as a World Class Tourist Attraction and Destination for Pleasure and Cultural values.” 

Godwin Obaseki

Executive Governor, Edo State

Rt. Hon. Philip Shaibu

Deputy Governor, Edo State

Chief Dr. Uyi Oduwa Malaka

Hon. Commissioner of Arts, Culture, Tourism and Diaspora Affairs

Edo State At A Glance

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G.D.P - 6th in Nigeria
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oil palm producer in Nigeria
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A young and vibrant population