Hospitality

Zimbabwe Tourism Minister, Two Others To Attend Port Harcourt Bantaba

  With less than three weeks to the year’s Port Harcourt Bantaba, three Foreign Ministers have indicated interest to be at the event. The event will hold at De Edge Hotel Resort, Port Harcourt on 16th – 17th March, 2017. The Ministers are Finance Minister of Acompong, Jamaica, Timothy McPherson, Tourism Minister for Zimbabwe, Walter […]


Governor Ayade Wins Atqnews Tourism Man Of The Year 2016

  …As Air Peace Boss Emerges Aviation Man Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has won the Atqnews Tourism Man of the Year award for 2016. This is just as the Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema also emerged the Aviation Man of the year while the Managing Director of Wakanow, […]


Kingdom Of Swaziland Exhibits At Beeld Show 2017

  …A Stay In Swaziland Incomplete Without Visiting Any Game, Nature Reserves —Swaziland Tourism The Kingdom of Swaziland is to exhibit at the annual Beeld Show 2017: a draw card for many outdoor and holiday enthusiasts scheduled to take place from February, 24-26, 2017. This was made known in an online statement made available to […]


Top 100 Hotels In Nigeria, Travellers Awards To Hold In Port Harcourt

  ATQnews.com in partnership with Akwaaba African Travel Market has stated  that the Top 100 Hotels in Nigeria would hold at the Port Harcourt Bantaba, in Rivers State. This edition of Bantaba with the awards is unique as Bantaba would be returning after two years of absence and with a shift from its traditional Abuja […]


FG To Make Major Festivals Attractive To Domestic, Foreign Tourists

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has stated the Federal Government was working with the private sector to make major festivals in the country attractive to domestic and foreign tourists and to leapfrog the events to the top cadre of global festivals. He disclosed in Offa, Kwara State, on Thursday at […]


FG Appoints Mariel Rae-Omoh NTDC New Acting DG

   A new Acting Director General has been named for the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC). She is Mrs. Mariel Rae – Omoh. She takes over from the former acting DG Boniface Ebuka, who last month was first appointed into the position following the sack of the former DG, Mrs. Sally Uwechue-Mbanefo by the Federal […]


NANTA Urges FG To Consult Stakeholders To Resolve Travel, Tourism Issues

  ……Gives Legacy Award To Medview Boss, Runsewe, Folarin-Coker …LCCI Boss Appeals To FG To Reduce Charges Paid By Airlines The National President, National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies(NANTA), Mr Bankole Bernard has urged the Federal Government to always consult stakeholders in both the travel and tourism sectors  to resolve issues  instead of using political  […]


Sheraton Hotel Abuja Plans Exciting, Unforgettable Christmas For Kids

  The management of Sheraton Abuja Hotel happily has said that hospitality giant has planned exciting and unforgettable Christmas Celebration for children this year This is just as the hotel’s Communications Manager, “Ms. Nanji Tyem stated that “Christmas time is better when shared at Sheraton Abuja Hotel package”. According to her, “Our teams have planned […]


NTDC DG Selection: Tourism Writers Advise FG To Make Professionalism Guiding Principle

  The Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET), an umbrella body of tourism writers in the country has advised the Federal Government to be guided by professionalism in the process of selecting Director General for the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC). Abelnewsng.com recalled that the Federal Government last month sacked Mrs. Sally […]


My Legacy Will Be To Turn Nigeria’s Tourism Potential Into Tourism Economy ———–Minister

  Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says his legacy will be to turn Nigeria’s rich tourism potential into a tourism economy. The Minister made the pledge in Abuja on Tuesday, when he received the International Tourism Adviser of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Mr. Jim Flannery, who is in Nigeria […]