Tourism

Akwaaba : Popular Actor Van Vicker To Be At Ghana Tourism Authority Stand

    The Chief Executive Ghana Tourism Authority, Mr. Akwasi Agyeman is to lead a cast of Top Tourism Products including popular Actor Van Vicker this year’s Akwaaba African Travel market schedule for September 9. Van Vicker is very popular in Nigeria as he has starred in many Nollywood movies. Included in the team are […]

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Senator Ita Giwa To Declare Jollofrice Competition Open At Akwaaba

   …As NCAC Presents Nigerian Food Culture One of Africa’s most prominent women Senator Florence Ita Giwa, the Chairperson of The Carnival Calabar and a Promoter of African Cuisine will be the Special Guest at this year’s Jollof Rice Competition at Akwaaba African Travel Market. The Culinary Tourism Contest will involve the three West African […]


15 Dubai Travel Coys To Exhibit At Akwaaba African Travel Market In Lagos

  The leading Tourism Destination in Middle East and Africa, Dubai will be attending Akwaaba African Travel Market In Lagos with over 15 companies. According to the organiser of Akwaaba, Mr Ikechi Uko explained that Dubai has become the biggest Destination for Nigerian travellers with over 20 flights a day terminating in Dubai from Lagos […]


Gambia Tourism Board To Participate In 14th AKWAABA African Travel Market In Lagos

    As part of latest efforts to increase awareness for The Gambia as an all year tourism destination for discerning Nigerian visitors and prospective investors, the Gambia Tourism Board has announced its participation at the 14th Akwaaba – African Travel Market holding in Lagos between Sunday, September 9 to Tuesday, September 11, 2018. Earlier […]


Lagos Showcases Tourism Potential At Accra Weizo

  The new push to position Lagos as the Tourism hub of West Africa and the entertainment capital of Africa was put on display in Ghana. At the event, Lagos State mounted an exhibition along with 20 other firms at the 2 day event that took place at La Palm Royal Beach Hotel. The travel […]


Winners Emerge For The 2018 BALAFON West African Travel, Tourism Awards

  The winners of the 9th Edition of the Balafon awards and the 4th Edition to be held in Accra Ghana has been released by publishers of Atqnews.com. Balafon awards of excellence is an annual award organised to recognise pioneers and best players in the industry for the ECOWAS region. The winners are selected via […]


Ghana Tourism Authority To Host Delegates For The 4Th Accra Weizo Fair

    The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) will host delegates for this year’s Accra Weizo Fair which will be held from June 22 – 23rd, 2018 at La Palm Royale Beach Hotel. This was revealed at a Press conference addressed by the Chief Executive Officer, GTA Mr. Akwesi Agyeman and Mr. Ikechi Uko of Akwaaba […]


Lagos State Government To Partner NANTA On Tourism

  …Says It Is The Most Organised Tourism Trade Association In Nigeria Lagos State Government has stated that the state government would as matter of urgency initiate visible partnership platforms that would enthrone effective utilisation of NANTA’s local and international reach and experience in marketing Lagos as Africa’s must visit destination. This is just as it commended […]


Runsewe, FTAN President Intervenes In NATOP Crisis

    As part of efforts to resolve the crisis in the Nigeria Association of Tour Operators, (NATOP),which may likely tear the body apart if not well managed, the Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe and the President, Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN),Alhaji Rabo Saleh have […]


Kebbi State Gov. Bagudu Targets 15,000 Jobs From Fishing Festival

  …To Flag Off Argungu Motor Rally Nigeria’s agriculture tourism merchant and Governor of Kebbi State, Alhaji Abubakar Bagudu is targeting about 15,000 jobs from the activities of rebranded Argungun Fishing and Cultural Festival scheduled for next year. Bagudu, a keen follower of global cultural tourism source markets and upbeats in emerging destinations, submits that […]