Travel & Tourism
Motorists lament as traffic diversion on Kara Bridge begins
For motorists plying the ever-busy Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, last Wednesday was a particularly harrowing day as gridlock grounded the stretch of the highway, and the adjourning routes.
Concessionaire captures 23,000 vehicles in new cashless policy
The Concessionaire of Lekki–Epe Expressway and the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge toll plaza, Lekki Concession Company, has disclosed that about 23,000 motorists have been captured in the cashless policy recently introduced on the facility.
Jail sentence: Runsewe opens up, insists Nigeria must be protected
The Director General of National Council For Art and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has stated that his current travails is linked to his patriotic desire to protect and defend government property owned by National Council For Arts and Culture.
UNWTO startups contest focuses on innovation, sustainability
The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), in association with Globalia, the leading tourism group in Spain and Latin America, has selected the finalists of the 2nd Global Tourism Startup Competition, an initiative that the two entities have been working on since 2018.
Visa on arrival: Stakeholders list gains for tourism, raise concerns
Traveling within Africa remains a huge task till date. Beyond the challenges of obtaining visas to other African countries, travelers also have to deal with high fares. Over the years, stakeholders in the travel and tourism sector have advocated for visa on arrival,
AS World Group signed as authorised ticket reseller for Expo 2020 Dubai
Expo 2020 Dubai has signed AS World Group Ltd (DIFC) as an Authorised Ticket Reseller for The World’s Greatest Show taking place from 20 October 2020 to 10 April 2021. Mr. Sanjive Khosla, Chief Commercial Officer, Expo 2020 Dubai, and Mr. Sajid Barkat, Chief Executive Officer, AS World Group, signed an agreement to this effect…
Dubai emerges one of world’s top cities in lonely planet’s best in travel list 2020
Just recently, the city of Dubai was named one of the world’s best cities for travellers to visit in 2020 by global travel authority Lonely Planet
Carnival Calabar leads in Africa as freedom band, Passion 4 Emerge joint winners
The Carnival Calabar has received documentation being listed in the carnival calenders of the world as the first in the whole of Africa and the fourth in the world.
Travel agency hosts trade partners forum in Lagos
Finchglow Travels, Nigeria’s number one indigenous travel management company has held the 4th edition of its Trade Partner’s Forum in Lagos.
Mercy Johnson, hubby herald 2020 with Henod Luxury Hotels
Award-winning actress Mercy Johnson-Okojie and her family celebrated the Christmas holidays in a special way with friends and family with the launch of Henod Luxury Hotel