Travel & Tourism
$5000 up for grab in African Jollof Rice Challenge
This debate sprang up from a statement by Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s Minister of Information that Senegalese Jollof Rice is the best, with a counter claim by Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo that Nigerian Jollof Rice is the best.
Dubai delights travellers with cool summer offers
This grand luxury five-star hotel on The Palm, spanning a massive 46 hectares, with 17 hectares of waterpark alone, features exciting marine and entertainment attractions for the whole family as well as a collection of award-winning restaurants.
Destination... Mambilla Plateau
The Mambilla Plateau is a high grassland plateau with an average elevation of about 1,524 metres (5,000 ft) above sea level, making it the highest plateau in Nigeria.
Destination. . . Idanre Hills
The historic Idanre Hills represent one of the wonders of nature and a marvelous tourist attraction. Located in the ancient town of Idanre, South-West, Nigeria, this destination is so strategically located at about 15km southwest of Akure, the state capital.
INDABA 2017: Experts identify tourism as new gold for Africa
Participants at the just concluded INDABA, one of the largest tourism marketing events on the African calendar, have identified tourism as the new gold that could steer African Economies to new height.
Exciting times for travellers, as Ethiopian Airlines extends operation to Singapore
In a bid to deepen its operations in Asia Pacific, one of Africa’s most profitable airlines, Ethiopian airlines, has sealed a partnership deal with Changi Airport and Singapore Airlines.
Destination branding… NTDC DG seeks support of tourism journalists
Folarin – Coker stated this when a delegation of travel journalists in Nigeria presented him with a 13-point agenda in his Abuja office during a courtesy visit to the newly appointed DG.
Bernard: I’ve always loved everything about flying and traveling
“I worked in three banks; I was in Ecobank, then to Metropolitan Bank, before I moved to First Atlantic Bank, which later became First Inland Bank,” he said.