Travel & Tourism
AIB, UNILAG sign MoU on material lab usage
Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on the use of its metallurgical laboratory at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja.
Pulling NPA out of murky waters
Before now the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) was in dire need of sanitation due to unfriendly mode of operations, poor management polices, incompetence and financial impropriety, which have been major factors drawing back the agencies in the past years. With huge maritime potential and significant level of seaborne trade, Nigeria should be celebrating the ports…
Tears, woes for travellers on Lagos-Badagry Expressway 10 years on
Years of paying lip-service to the Lagos-Badagry Expressway project and wobbly reconstruction efforts by the Lagos State Government have made no appreciable impact on the international corridor. In fact, it has worsened and become an embarrassment. WOLE OYEBADE, BENJAMIN ALADE and CHIBUZOR NWANERI report the plight of commuters, motorists and residents on the route that…
Report predicts growth for Nigeria’s domestic tourism
Africa’s leading online travel agency, Jumia Travel, has released it’s 2018 Hospitality Report, with available statistics showing that travel and tourism is on a fast track to becoming...
Sheraton Abuja Hotel celebrates World Lasagna Day
Sheraton Abuja Hotel teams are happy to support another world food celebration that brings friends and families close over a hot plate of melted creamy cheese and meaty fillings alongside hearty helpings of baked pasta and sauce.
British Airways rolls out summer offer for passengers
It is summer time and British mega carrier, British Airways, is offering a fantastic deal for “Two-Travelling”. The “BA Promo for Two” is in Business class with fare starting from as low as $2391 per person.
Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Asmara
Ethiopian Airlines has finalised preparations to resume daily flights to Asmara, Eritrea starting from July 17, 2018, with the most technologically advanced commercial aircraft, the Boeing 787.
Worldlillies Hotel… A hidden paradise in Ibadan
There’s this thinking in some quarters that outside the big cities like Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, getting a decent accommodation in other lactations is a matter of ‘try your luck.’ However, a close observation shows that, beyond what you see in the big cities.....
Dubai unveils top new exciting attractions for tourists
Famous for its array of options of things to do and see, Dubai’s plethora of attractions and world-class developments continue to excite and amaze every season. The start of 2018 has already seen a wide variety of exciting new additions join the city’s must-visit list, and looking ahead, there’s plenty more to come for the rest of the year.
Excitement, as Southern Sun Ikoyi treats clients to an exclusive VIP cocktail
In appreciation of its loyal customers for their patronage, Southern Sun Ikoyi recently treated its customers, friends and esteemed individuals of Lagos’ thriving business community to an exclusive mid-year quarterly Corporate Cocktail. The event also marked the unveiling of the hotel’s newly added meeting and boardroom facilities.
NIMASA boss harps on effective intermodal connectivity to ports
The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stressed the importance of effective intermodal connectivity to port efficiency stating that good Port- city linkage systems would facilitate seamless transport and create immeasurable positive effect on the economy.