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Lagos Declares AKWAABA Travel Market Open

  … Says It Is An Avenue For Major Industry Stakeholders To Brainstorm   The Lagos State Government has declared AKWAABA Africa Travel Market open describing the event as an avenue to for major stakeholders in the tourism industry in Africa to brainstorm on issues that can help promote and develop the sector in the […]

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Aero Expands Operations

  …Increases Frequency To Abuja, From Port Harcourt, Sokoto … To Increase Abuja-Port Harcourt-Abuja Sept. 17 Nigeria’s oldest airline, Aero Contractors said that it has expanded operations with the delivery of more aircraft in its fleet. In a statement issued by its management, Aero Contractors said it has increased frequencies to Abuja from Port Harcourt, […]


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Africa Top 100 Tour Operators Awards To Hold At 14th Akwaaba African Travel Market

  Organisers of Akwaaba African Travel Market in collaboration with ATQ News, Africa’s foremost online travel news portal, have said that the Africa Top 100 Tour Operators awards and recognition will take place during the 14th edition of the annual travel show and exhibition which will hold from the 9th to 11th September 2018 at […]


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Qatar Airways Wins Four Prestigious Awards At The 2018 Skytrax World Airline Awards

     Qatar Airways has won four prestigious awards at this year’s 2018 Skytrax World Airline Awards. The multi award-winning airline has once again been named ‘World’s Best Business Class’ at this year’s awards ceremony, held today at the Langham Hotel in London. This is the sixth time and third consecutive year that the airline […]


Businesswoman, 5 Others Arraigned For Defrauding BDC Operator Of N72M

  Men of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (FCIID) Force Headquarters, Abuja, have arraigned a businesswoman, Chinweze Agada and five men, for allegedly defrauded a Bureau De Change Operator, Murtala Haruna Usman of the sum of N72 million, under the false pretence of exchanging the money to $200, 000. The five men arraigned alongside […]


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Etihad Airways Appoints Ailende Okoromu New General Manager For Nigeria

  Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has appointed Ailende Okoromu as its new General Manager for Nigeria. Okoromu returns to his native Nigeria from Tanzania, where he has been the Country Manager. He will oversee all commercial activity in the Nigerian market. Since joining Etihad Airways in 2012, Okoromu held […]


Ebola Outbreak: FEC Orders Surveillance At Airports, Land Borders

    The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has directed the Federal Ministry of Health to establish emergency surveillance at all land borders and airports across the country over the recent outbreak of Ebola in Congo The Minister of Health, Mr. Isaac Adewale, who spoke to newsmen shortly after the FEC meeting on Wednesday, stated that […]


Etihad Offers Free Stopovers To Economy Class Passengers From Nigeria, South Africa, Middle East, Pakistan

  Etihad Airways has named Nigeria as one of the countries in Africa, whose Economy Class passengers would benefit from the one night’s free accommodation in Abu Dhabi and stopover in the nation’s capital. Other passengers in the Economy Class that will enjoy the one night’s free accommodation according to the airline are  passengers from Middle East and […]


Dubai Deputy Ruler Opens 25th Edition Of Arabian Travel Market

  The Deputy Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,has officially declared opened Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2018 This just as the Middle East’s largest travel and tourism event celebrates 25 years of industry milestones and the unveiling of this year’s marks the start of the 25th edition of […]


Ex- NIMASA DG Admits Using Part Of N331M Agency Fund To Build Hotel

    A former Acting Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Calistus Obi, today admitted that part of the N331million belonging to the agency which he was alleged to have diverted was used in building a hotel. He made the revelation during his cross-examination at his on-going trial over the […]