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18 Apr 2015
THE Global Travel Association Coalition (GTAC) and leading global Travel and Tourism private sector have yesterday launched a commitment for aligned advocacy and action to harness the full potential of the sector to create jobs, drive inclusive growth and foster development.
AGBAJE AMBODE
11 Apr 2015
Akinwunmi Ambode “I have said it. I am going to integrate tourism, hospitality, entertainment and sports together to create more jobs for all our youths.
11 Apr 2015
South African Tourism, in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, has developed a new mobile phone App that will provide information to tourists and South Africans looking for sites and attractions associated with the late South African President and global icon, Nelson Mandela.
11 Apr 2015
For Nigeria to survive the negative effects of the current fall in oil prices at the international market and even come out of it as a stronger economy, adequate investment in the hospitality and tourism sector is urgently required, said the Group Managing Director of Nanet Group of Hotels and Deputy President of the Federation of Hospitality Management Association of Nigeria, Mr. Ini Akpabio. Speaking in an interview with The Guardian, Akpabio said only a focus on the potentials of the country’s tourism sector can bring Nigeria out of economic doldrums and open a new frontier of development.
4 Apr 2015
SOUTHERN Sun Ikoyi Hotel Lagos has offered holiday packages to customers during Easter season. The offering which will last till April 10 includes a complimentary breakfast for two guests, early check-in and checks-out privileges and brunch for only N12, 000.
4 Apr 2015
NIGERIAN Tourism Development Commission (NTDC) has opened two tourism information desks at the new domestic wing of Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos (MM2) in order to ease traveler’s burden.
4 Apr 2015
THE Gambia Tourism Board has invited Nigerians to come experience the splendour of the country often described as “”the Smiling Coast of Africa”. The board which is responsible for marketing the Gambia tourism destinations said Easter season is the perfect period to enjoy adventure and exotic Gambian cuisine.
4 Apr 2015
Last year, South Africa Tourism (SAT), the department responsible for the marketing of South African destination opened a regional office in Lagos. According to the outgoing Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk, the decision was taken having realized that Nigeria contributes the highest number of African tourist arrival in South Africa. 73282 Nigerian tourists visited the country in 2012 according to SAT stat.
28 Mar 2015
The Hotels made up of Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton Lagos, Le Meridien Ogeyi Place- Portharcourt and Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resorts brings the promise of true Easter funfair and tradition, from exciting kiddies Easter egg hunts to lavish buffet meal offerings at the Crockpot, Papillion, Ororo and Brazerie restaurants to low room rates. These packages are created to keep customers happy and satisfied”.
28 Mar 2015
A boutique style hotel is open in Ikeja, Lagos to complement the serenity and natural beauty of the Ikeja Golf Course and the Government Reservation Area (GRA). It is called Golfview Luxury Hotel.
28 Mar 2015
In less than six weeks, buyers and exhibitors are gearing up for Indaba 2015 with more than 900 meetings already fixed.
21 Mar 2015
“Nigeria’s entrance, with the Calabar ICC, into the international meetings industry is significant, not only because of the country’s large population, but also for its projected continuous economic growth,” said Paul D’Arcy, CEO of Calabar ICC in statement.

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