The wife of the Ondo State Governor and the founder of the Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN), Chief Mrs. Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu was honoured with Inspiring Icon Health and Wellness Tourism Award at the 3rd International Hospitality, Tourism and Eco-Sustainability Forum which took place at Villa Garden, Owerri, Imo State.
In her response, Mrs. Akeredolu thanked the organizers of the event for deeming it fit to honour her as issues that bother on health and wellness are very dear to her heart.
Leading the panel discussion on Hushed Voices, Sex, Health and Wellness Tourism, Mrs. Akeredolu called for collaboration between hospitality industry and the Ministry of Tourism, while also stressing that the ministry has a vital role to play when it comes to regulation.
Also present at the event was the Governor of Imo State, His Excellency, Owelle Rochas Okorocha ably represented by Commissioner for Tourism, Imo State, Hon. Dr. Cyril Okafor and His Majesty King Alfred DIETE-SPIFF OFR,JP DF ( Seriyai II) Amanyanbo of Twon Brass Kingdom, Commissioner for Tourism, Ondo State, Hon. Ismalia Olurimisi among others.
The highlight of the event was the display by Ondo State Cultural Troupe to honour the wife of Ondo State Governor.
Credit Oluwatobiloba Fademi