Travel & Tourism
‘With Aenon Suites, Osogbo, we’re looking to start Nigeria’s first hotel franchise’
Perhaps, Osogbo, capital of Osun State, may not be the place for the birth of a hotel franchise dream. In fact, given Nigeria’s management slips in most sectors, the dream of building a wholly Nigerian hotel franchise...
Abuja Carnival... Time to stage a truly national showpiece
As part of ongoing effort to lift tourism in Nigeria, the Federal Ministry of Information & Culture recently entered into a two-year working agreement with the United Nations World Tourism Organisation ...
Onicha Ugbo agog, as Ine Festival peaks today
This year’s Ika Ine ceremony was held on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at the Ogwa of the Onishe of Onicha Ugbo, Chief Godwin Omu in Umuolo one of the four villages that make up the town.
Giant cruise ship heads to Arctic on pioneering journey
It is a voyage explorers only dreamed of not so long ago.
Jabita Hotels repositions for quality service delivery
The Board of Directors of Jabita Intercontinental Hotels has introduced new measures to enhance the services of its operations.
Pérès takes charge at Kerzner International Holdings
Kerzner International Holdings (KIH), the leading international developer and operator of destination resorts, ultra-luxury hotels and residences, announced the appointment ...
‘Buhari’s decimation of Boko Haram, an opportunity for tourism to grow’
Even with pockets of violence across the country, Mbanefo still urged Nigerians to project the country image positively as that will go a long way in shaping the impressions of outsiders about Nigeria.
From UN tourism agency, lifeline comes for Nigeria’s tourism sector
The Nigerian tourism sector is on the verge of receiving a major boost, as the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has rolled out a number of measures, including technical assistance, capacity building and the revision of the country’s Tourism Master Plan, as part of efforts to ensure the development of tourism in the country.
World ‘N’ Traveland launches new online platform for tourist
To further satisfy its existing and prospective customers, World ‘N’ Traveland, one of Nigeria’s indigenous travel agencies, has launched WONTRA, a new online brand that allows travellers to do virtually everything about their trips at once.