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27 Feb 2015
• Visit Divine Orphanage Home  RECENTLY over 1,000 guests converged at the Ladi Kwali conference Centre of the Sheraton Abuja Hotel to witness the grand movie screening of the Historical Movie- Selma. The organisers and promoters of the movie screenings in Nigeria, Bishop and Rev.Mrs. Bob Alonge collaborated with the Sheraton Abuja Hotel through the…
27 Feb 2015
THE new UNWTO report Hotel Classification Systems: Recurrence of Criteria in 4 and 5 Star Hotels has identified the common criteria among four and five star hotels, provided valuable insights for destinations wishing to revise existing or establish new hotel classification systems. In a statement sent to The Guardian by UNWTO Senior Media Officer, Marcelo…
20 Feb 2015
MINISTERS and Vice Ministers of Tourism and Culture, including over   900 participants from 100 countries, gathered at the UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture in Siem Reap, Cambodia, to explore and advance new partnership models between tourism and culture.  The Ministerial Dialogue, moderated by Andrew Stevens from CNN International, focused on how tourism…
20 Feb 2015
THE Managing Director of the recently commissioned multi-purpose One Stop Grocery, Mr. Kolade Akinmulero which began operation in the Ondo State capital, Akure, last year has announced plan to open two new branches in Owo, Ondo State and Ado-Ekiti, the capital of Ekiti State.   Akinmulero has also called on government to come up with…
20 Feb 2015
THE Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has disclosed his administration’s readiness to partner with foreign investors  to turning the Ado-Awaye suspended lake into an international tourist centre,. Ajimobi made this known while addressing the people of Ado Awaye in Iseyin Local council Area of the state on Thursday during his campaign tour to the…
13 Feb 2015
DESPITE the short time to prepare for Valentine because of the shift in 2015 poll earlier scheduled for February 14, hotels in Lagos are in competition to offer special treats to their customers at Valentine.   The offers come in different ways such as reduced room rates, low charges for services, and additional services, which…
13 Feb 2015
GRAND Express Tours Centre (GETCentre), a travel management company   has just opened its doors for business in the Opebi area of Lagos with the mission to offer professionally driven and customer service in order to promote Nigerian tourism to the global market.   The tour operating firm started out in 2007 as Touchdown Travels…
13 Feb 2015
IN PROMOTING its vision and advocacy for sustaining the development of  luxury markets within Nigerian and Africa at large, Polo Avenue store, Nigeria’s leading luxury goods brand recently showcased to guests, the laudable efforts of trending Nigerian designers Zashadu and Ariaba Beads.    In a bid to inspire budding luxury designers from within the continent,…
13 Feb 2015
THE 2015 elections though have been postponed, but several Lagosians will be voting for love today in a special way through ValentineVote, a programme put together by a digital advertising agency, INK3K8 Media and partners - Terra Kulture, and Hangout Nigeria. The programme, which was created for couples to share romantic experience, took off yesterday…
13 Feb 2015
FOR his commitment to duty and the ability to raise a result-oriented team, the General Manager, Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, Etienne Gailliez, has been named winner of Hilton Worldwide 2014 Middle East and Africa (MEA) President’s Award.   The award, which was announced at the Hilton Worldwide EMEA Operational Excellence meeting in Dubai recently, recognized…
6 Feb 2015
IF birds are hotels, the Dover hotel in Ikeja, Lagos will be known as dove. Located in a busy area of Ikeja, Dover hotel is a sanctuary of peace. It is not the peace of graveyard, but the serenity of a space secured from the maddening crowd of the city bustling at seam. For visiting…
6 Feb 2015
• Wozniak Becomes GM At Four Points By Sheraton Lagos SHERATON Lagos has put together special treats for guests at Valentine. The offers were designed for guests to rekindle love in an exotic environment provided by the hotel.  According to the Public Relation Manager Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Ms. Deborah Benjamin, this year’s Valentine has a…


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