Tourism

Nigeria’s 7 Natural Wonders To Be Unveiled At Akwaaba African Travel Market In November

    Nigeria’s shortlisted seven Natural Wonders is to be unveiled at the 17th edition of the leading travel and tourism expo in West Africa, Akwaaba African Travel Market scheduled for November  29th–30th, 2021 in Lagos. A statement by the Organiser and Publisher of ATQ, Mr. Ikechi Uko said that the search for the Seven […]


Tourism Development :  FTAN Promises To Collaborate  With FG  To Carry Along Operators, Investors

    …Says No One Should Be Left Behind As Nigeria joined the rest of the tourism world to celebrate the United Nations World Tourism Day, the President, Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN),  Mr  Nkerewuem Onung, has  stated that  the federation under his watch, would work with the Federal Government to ensure that […]


FTAN President Institutes South West Executives To Enhance Tourism Activities

    …Says New Exco Will  Bring Federation’s Agenda Close To State, Local Governments   The President of Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria(FTAN), Mr Nkereuwem Onung,  has inaugurated the South-West Executive to coordinate the affair of the zone. An online statement jointly signed by the Public Relation Officers(PROs) of FTAN, Wale Olapade and Glory […]


Olu Of Igbo-Ora Announces October 3–9 For 2021 Igbo-Ora World Twins Festival

      The Olu of Igbo-Ora, His Royal Majesty, Oba Jimoh Olajide Titiloye (Asoroolu Ayinla V) has announced dates for activities lined up to mark the 2021 edition of the famous Igbo-Ora World Twins Festival. Igbo-Ora World Twins Festival is an annual cultural tourism event celebrated to promote the multifunctional twinning cultural heritage of […]


NANTA, Topax Travel Sponsored Reality Show Select Teachers Naija On Tourism Challenge

    Reality Television show; Teachers Naija, tasking over 16 housemates on Nigerian tourism destination challenge sponsored by National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) and Topax Travel Agency, will be aired on DSTV channel 195 and GOTV 97 Saturday, August 13 at 8pm. The innovative reality show anchored by two female travel icons, President […]


Gov. Bello Appoints Runsewe To Chair Kogi’s Advisory Committee On Culture,Tourism

      Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has appointed the Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC),Otunba Segun Runsewe to head a- nine- man Tourism Intervention Advisory Committee(TIAC). The appointment of Runsewe, who is also the President, Africa Region, World Craft Council (WCC), is coming a week after he […]


Huge Potential,Capacity To Generate Sustainable Revenue  Endeared Me To Tourism –Udofia, Desicon CEO

    The Chief Executive Officer of  Desicon Mr. Akanimo Udofia, an oil and gas magnate  has stated that he decided to identify with tourism because of the enormous potential in it if well harnessed. This is just as he also said that tourism has the capacity to  generate sustainable revenue for the country and […]


Runsewe Hails Gov Oyetola On Osun Adire Day

    Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe, has said that the reawakening of cultural fashion by Osun State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, deserves national accolades. From August 27, Governor Oyetola has made it compulsory for all public and civil servants to wear the Osun State variant of local Adire […]


Getting Around Nigeria, NATOP And Peacock Of Akwa Ibom  By Frank Meke

    Having spent five good days across Kaduna and Kano, a weekend spent in Uyo,  Akwa Ibom State capital is the icing on the cake. It was a perfect blend, a peacock of the best Akwa Ibom culture and culinary gifts. Indeed, it was all about the National Association of Nigeria Tour Operators (NATOP), […]


Africa To Africa Tourism Promotion: NANTA Boosts Egypt Air Capacity

      The Africa to Africa Tourism Promotion initiative carved out of the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA), by the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies ( NANTA), has opened up windows of profitable passenger capacity for Egypt Air. The airline which was among the four African Carriers, RwandAir, Kenya Airways and Ethiopian […]