Travel & Tourism
Spring beckons …10 fresh ideas for fun across Dubai this season
Looking for ways to spend time together as a family this spring, think Dubai for all manners of exciting activities and experiences — from outdoor sports to inspiring cooking classes, to culturally enriching art exhibitions.
Niger Delta Tourism Expo aims to boost non-oil economy in the region
The Niger Delta tourism industry is set to create an integrated boost in the non-oil economy of the region as the organisers of the first Niger Delta Tourism Expo...
Lagos has the potential to become Africa’s tourism hub, says Lai Mohammed
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has reiterated that Lagos State has the potential to become Africa’s tourism hub.According to the minister, the Federal Government will support it in developing the sector.
With one-day summit, Lagos charts roadmap for tourism development
In line with its commitment to cause a major shift in marketing the tourism and creative potential inherent across the State, the Lagos State Government will on Monday, April 16, 2018, hold a one-day tourism summit at the Eko Hotel & Suite, Victoria Island, Lagos.
African Tourism administrations undersign the declaration of Kinshasa against poaching
An intense week of exchange of experiences and capacity building linked to wildlife and biodiversity protection has taken place in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
‘Staff training is something we take very serious at Southern Sun Ikoyi’
Staff training is one aspect of human resource development that the group takes very seriously and this has been demonstrated over the years through the learning interventions engaged upon by management.
NATOP president promises a more professional association, as members gear up for AGM
With annual general meeting of the Nigerian Association of Tour Operators (NATOP) schedule to hold from Monday, April 9, President of the Association, Mr. Nkereuwem Onung, has promised to deliver a new more professional Association at the AGM. In a mail to members of the Association, Onung noted that NATOP has been in transition for years…
Tourism can and should lead sustainable development-UNWTO Secretary-General
The role of the tourism sector and its responsibility in contributing to sustainable development on a global scale cannot under emphasized, hence, it was the central message delivered by both the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, the Mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller; Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), and President of the Federal…
Zimbabwe eyes $7bn tourism export warnings
Zimbabwe tourism authority have map out strategies that will help it seek a seven-fold growth — as much as $7 billion by 2030 — in tourism export earnings, which is to be achieved through effective marketing, product development and facilitation and access. Other pillars of growth in the strategic plan according to the National Tourism…
Youth group honours Ethiopian Airlines with Award of Excellence
For flying into Kano and Kaduna, and keeping a daily flight to Abuja, one of Africa’s leading airlines, Ethiopian Air was honoured by Northern Youth Initiative For Peace And Good Governance (NYIPGG), a youth coalition from the Northern for the airline’s contribution to the development of Nigeria. Led by the President, Comrade Abubakar Muhammed, the…