Travel & Tourism
Lagos Commissioner tasks tourism writers on developmental reporting
The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Pharmacist (Mrs) Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf has enjoined members of the Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism, ANJET...
Range Developments offers fast, cost effective path to second citizenship for Nigerians
The need for expanded economic opportunities amid the COVID-19 pandemic and access to more stable markets has fueled global demand for second citizenship. Against this backdrop, Caribbean giant & ultra-luxury resort developer, Range Developments is helping wealthy Nigerians obtain second citizenship and US residency legally and hassle-free through government-approved citizenship by investment (CIP) programmes. High…
High expectations as tourism, hospitality bodies visit Kangiwa
Stakeholders in the tourism and hospitality industry have continued in their hopes that the recently appointed Director General, National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), Alhaji Nura Sani Kangiwa, will not fall short of expectations in repositioning the institute.
Nigerian Tourism Award introduces new process or 2020
Ahead of this year’s edition, the organisers of the Nigeria Tourism Awards have introduced a new awards scoring system. This replaces the previous process whereby winners emerged after a public nomination and thereafter, public voting process.
NAHCO cargo exports hit one million tonnes monthly
Export cargo at the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO) Plc has received a boost with about one million metric tonnes (MT) going overseas monthly from the Lagos terminal.
Local operators okay air trade agreement with U.S., India, others
Local operators have applauded the Federal Government for signing Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) with the United States of America (USA), India, Morocco and Rwanda.
AS World Group signs contract with Emaar Hospitality Group for Expo 2020 Dubai
AS World Group has signed a corporate contract with Emaar Hospitality Group – the hospitality and leisure division of Emaar Properties – to promote exclusive room packages and special offers at 18 hotels in Dubai to visitors attending Expo 2020 Dubai, from Africa and the Middle East. The collaboration is a major boost for Dubai’s…
Efficient transport system will drive economic growth, says expert
Despite its role as the engine of economic growth, an indigenous automobile manufacturer, Chinedu Oguegbu, has said the lack of an efficient transport system frustrates wealth creation in Nigeria.
FAAN approves new disinfectant for airports, aircraft
The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), has approved Zoonocide Z71 residual microbial disinfectant for use at airports and on-board operating aircraft for safety during the COVID-19 new normal.
Aquila Leasing becomes MTN Nigeria’s fleet management technical partner
An indigenous leasing firm, Aquila Leasing Limited (Aquila), has been appointed as Fleet Management Technical Partner by MTN Nigeria. This appointment will involve the management of existing vehicles, and acquisition of over 500 new operational vehicles for MTN to enhance effective....