President Bola Tinubu has announced the renaming of the Ministry of Information and Culture to the Ministry of Information and National Orientation.
The decision, according to the Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, aims to spearhead a reorientation campaign among Nigerians, fostering a sense of patriotism, honesty, and transparency.
In an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, Minister Idris explained that this change reflects President Tinubu’s commitment to promoting positive values within the nation.
The renewed ministry’s focus will be on reorienting Nigerians and instilling a strong sense of national identity, aiming to counter moral decadence across all segments of society.
President Tinubu’s mandate to the ministry underscores the importance of orientation and reorientation in shaping a more cohesive and morally conscious society.
The ministry’s agenda will emphasize promoting core values that are vital for the nation’s progress, aligning with the “Renewed Hope Agenda” to elevate Nigeria’s standing globally.