Travel & Tourism
Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC), the city’s flagship fitness initiative championed by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman...
UNWTO General Assembly ends with commitment to more sustainable, ethical, accessible tourism
The 23rd Session of the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organisation has drawn to a close in St Petersburg, after days of debate and discussion, which saw 117 countries...
Tropical Christmas wonderland comes to Lagos
In a bid to create atmosphere of fun and leisure for tourists and clients, Eko Hotel & Suites has announced plans to host the maiden edition of Tropical Wonderland Christmas Event for families.
Argungu Fishing Fest beckons
As part of the events leading up to the 2020 edition of the Argungu Fishing Festival, a special polo tournament was organized by the Kebbi State Government in partnership with Fayrouz.
Inne Festival lights up Issele-Ukwu community
Issele-Ukwu, a community in Aniocha North Local Council of Delta State, would be drawing tourists from across the country as it begins the celebration of its third Annual Inne Festival today. The celebration, which runs till Thursday next week, promises to be grand and more fascinating as it marks the third official outing for…
Tourism: Private sector operators task government on infrastructural development
A group of private sector operators in tourism under the umbrella body of SKAL International, Abuja, has charged the government on the development of infrastructure to encourage influx of foreign tourists into the country. Speaking at the recent induction ceremony and presentation of products in Abuja, the president, Julie Tongrit, noted that lack of…
Sheraton Abuja to celebrate World Fitness Day
World Fitness Day was first celebrated in the early 2000s and has come to stay. Fitness is a way of life and as health is a new luxury, Sheraton Abuja Hotel is proud to join the rest of the world of health and fitness enthusiasts to commemorate world fitness day.
Turkish Airlines gets APEX rating
Offering the privilege of discovering 126 countries around the world to its passengers, Turkish Airlines was named a 2020 Five Star Global Airline by APEX (Airline Passenger Experience Association), one of the world’s most trusted and prominent aviation organisations.
Ooni Of Ife receives Africa Travel 100 Global Personalities Award
The organisers of Akwaaba African Travel Market have presented His Royal Majesty the Ooni of Ife with the First Africa Travel 100 Global Personalities award. The presentation was made by the founder of the initiative Ikechi Uko, at the sidelines of the launch of Oduduwa Museum unveiled at the Brazilian Embassy in Lagos.
Row over Max Air landing incident at Minna Airport
The likely cause of the recent Max Air runway incident at Minna International Airport has sparked a row, with different versions of what happened now emerging.
Auto policy suffers as NASS stakes N5.5b on SUVs
The disclosure by the Welfare Committee of the Senate to embark on the purchase of SUVs is coming barely four years after some senators staked about N6.6 billion on imported brand new luxury vehicles.
Minister identifies culture as veritable tool for peace, sustainable development
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has tasked the Director Generals and Chief Executive Officers of agencies in the Culture Sector to explore culture as a potent tool for promoting peace and sustainable development in the country.