Tourism

Lalong, Runsewe Advocate Culture, Tourism As Tools For Propelling, Transforming Plateau Economy

    Culture and tourism can be used to drive and transform the socio-economic fortunes of Plateau state in particular and Nigeria in general if well harnessed. This was the submission of the Executive Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong and other tourism and culture  experts at the first Plateau Tourism Conference held in […]


NATOP President Directs Tour Operators To Stop Selling Tanzania Packages

    The President, Nigeria Association of Tour Operators (NATOP) Hajia Bilkisu Abdul has directed its members to stop selling Tanzania tour packages for now until the new visa procedure is clarified. The directive is coming on the heels of the deportation of Nigerian tourists by Tanzanian Immigration Authorities. The President stated that until October […]


NAFEST 2018: NCAC, Rivers State Vow To Host Hitch-Free Festival

    Arrangements have been concluded to ensure a historic hosting of the 2018 edition of National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST) in Rivers State, South-South, Nigeria. A statement made via telephone conversation with the Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe, stated that the Council was fully prepared to showcase […]


What You Need To Know About Pearl Award

  Awards initiatives around the world have become of deep interest, basically because of what they represent. Awards given in recognition of sterling performance are known to make clear statements about specific achievements of outstanding people or organizations that stand out based on predetermined parameters. Our world may have become more innovative and glamorous, but […]


Akwaaba Travel Market Partners ADWT For Africa Diaspora Tourism Event In 2019

    Organiser of Akwaaba African Travel Market has stated that it would collaborate with US based Africa Diaspora Awards to organise a conference of Africa; Africa Diaspora Tourism Conference. There has been strange relationship between Africa and it’s Diaspora over the years and they need each other in a complimentary way but have not […]


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 […]


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 […]