Travel & Tourism
All set for grand opening of rebranded Hawthorn suites
All is set for the Sunday official grand opening of Hawthorn Suites, Abuja. Located in the heart of city, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham boasts of an array of luxuriously furnished suites.The hospitality facility, which is owned and operated by Shelter Suites & Hotels Limited...
Taste of Femi Kuti’s positive vibes at sheraton Lagos
It’s not every time that you find Femi Kuti performing live in Nigeria; he’s always touring the world. So, when Sheraton Lagos Hotel partnered Chocolate City Group to stage a special live concert with Femi Kuti in Lagos...
Ultramodern experiences at Legend Hotel Lagos Airport
Nigerians are quite known for a vivacious lifestyle with art, fashion and hospitality always prominent. On the heels of advancing the lifestyle narrative, the Legend Hotel Lagos Airport, a Curio Collection by Hilton has debuted in the heart of the financial hub in Nigeria.
NATOP marks World Tourism Day with roadshow, media parley
As part of activities to mark this year’s World Tourism Day, the Nigerian Association of Tour Operators (NATOP), yesterday organised a roadshows in Abuja, with appearances at some select media organisations in Lagos.
Customs seizes contraband goods worth N414.7m
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has seized contraband goods worth N414,712,500, smuggled in through the land borders across the country.Deputy Comptroller and National Coordinator, Comptroller General Strike Force, Mr. Abdullahi Kirawa, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Lagos.
Chad partners Ethiopian Airlines for national carrier
While the federal government of Nigeria has finally resolved to put on the hold the planned national carrier, Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it has finalised...
Emaar excites tourists with tech-driven retail destination in Dubai
In what seems like a deliberate move to excite tourists, Dubai Holding and Emaar Properties have announced the launch of Dubai Square, a new retail metropolis...
‘Why intra-African fares are 45% more expensive’
Air transport fares in Nigeria and other African countries have been identified as some of the most expensive in the world; sometimes as high as 45 per cent when compared with other regions.
Akwaaba… Showcasing West African tourism to the world
Today, the 14th edition of the Akwaaba Africa Travel Market will open at Eko Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. The travel expo, which has the backing of Lagos State Government, will feature discussion sessions on issues around travel and tourism, as well as exhibition by organisations and countries such as South Africa, Gambia, Ghana, Dubai, among…
Government must revamp national theatre to boost tourism revenue, says Jumia MD
The managing director of Jumia’s hotel and flight booking services, Omolara Adagunodo, has urged the Federal Government, through the Ministry of Information and Culture, to redirect its attention to revamping one of Nigeria’s oldest tourism products - the National Theatre, adding that, it will yield massive revenue for the tourism sector.