Travel & Tourism
Concern for Nigeria poor ranking in tourism
As Kogi State Ministry of Culture and Tourism celebrates the World Tourism Day, Kogi State Director of Tourism Dr. S. Jerry Agbaje has decried the retrogressive place of Nigeria in tourism in African ranking for which it could not book a place among the top ten African destinations.
How To Reduce Employee Turnover In Hospitality Sector, By Mekwuye
ALTHOUGH voluntary employee high turnover ratio is one of the major challenges facing hospitality industry globally, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of HoReCaBB Mentors, Mr Eric Mekwuye, has said it was possible to reduce the ratio.
Culture Icons Shine Brighter At Osun Award Night
PROMINENT culture and fashion ambassadors in the country have received recognition at Ethnic Fashion Show and Awards Night held in Osogbo, Osun State recently.
NTDC Authenticates Aokpe Pilgrimage Centre
THE Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has recognised Aokpe Pilgrimage Centre as a religious tourism site of distinction. The centre, located in Okpokwu Local Government area of Benue State, is under the Catholic Diocese of Otukpo.
Federal Government Has To Drive Tourism Growth To Increase GDP, NATOP PRESIDENT
WHAT is the relevance of this tour? I think it is just a collaboration between South Africa and Nigeria, their arm of tourism is engaging us and I think because they have not had a lot from our governmental institutions.
NTDC Opens Tourism Information Desk In Kano
Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has commissioned a new tourism information desk at Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano State
SA Tourism Appoints FCB South Africa As Lead Marketing Agency
South African Tourism has announced the appointment of FCB South Africa (PTY) LTD as its Lead Marketing Agency in the execution of its mandate to market South Africa as a tourist destination of choice to both domestic and international tourists.
Nigeria Is Safe For Tourism, Says NATOP Boss
Despite the challenge of insurgency in the northeastern region, Nigeria is safe for tourists who may desire to experience the country that is home to the largest number of black population in the world.
UNWTO Calls For Higher Financing For Tourism In Development Cooperation
United Nation World Tourism organization (UNWTO) has called for higher support for tourism in international financing for development flows to maximize the sector’s contribution to sustainable development across the globe. The world tourism body made this call on the occasion of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development held in July at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. In…