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11 Jul 2015
The leadership of Hospitality and Tourism Management Association of Nigeria (HATMAN), Federal Capital Territory Chapter, has tasked the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR) to upgrade its academic certificate.   The delegation, led by its chairman, Mr. Amos Opoola, was received by the Director General of the Institute, Mrs. Chika Balogun, on a courtesy visit.…
11 Jul 2015
Inagbe Grand Resorts and Leisure has launched a new product designed to increase tourist traffic to the island. The product, Explore Loyalty Card, targets both the elite and the working class who desire a get-away from the hassle of Lagos. The Loyalty Card allows guests to access facilities at the resort at a discount and…
10 Jul 2015
Seeks Airlines’ Compliance For BSP THE National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) has called on Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to direct all banks to stop the sales of air tickets to travelers. NANTA, the umbrella body of all travel agencies in Nigeria accused the banks of “ abandoning their core business of providing…
26 Jun 2015
STARWOOD hotels have invited families and friends to come break fast during Ramadan at any of its outlets. The hotel group comprises Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton Lagos and Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resort. The Area General Manager for Starwood Hotels in Nigeria, Mr. Barry Curran in a message to customers…
26 Jun 2015
LUXURY boutique homes are not familiar in the Nigerian hospitality market except for luxury boutique hotels. However, the market has just welcomed its debutant luxury boutique homes and it has to be in the oil rich Niger Delta. Port Harcourt, the Garden City and capital of Rivers State is proudly the first city to play…
26 Jun 2015
FLOURISH Wellness Resort, one of the Gambia premium hospitality properties, has offered a new experience to vacationers from everywhere. The package comes with luxury Ayurveda holistic health spa and yoga retreat along with a wide range of facilities and personalised services, making the resort number one wellness and health destination in Africa. The Marketing Manager,…
20 Jun 2015
NIGERIA economy can survive from the negative effects of current fall oil prices at the international market and come out stronger, if adequate investment is injected into the hospitality and tourism sector urgently.
20 Jun 2015
THERE are not many places you can find works of art by legendries such as Leonardo Da Vinci, Albrecht Dürer, Pieter Bruegel, Caravaggio and Michelangelo.
5 Jun 2015
THE World Committee on Tourism Ethics (WTCE) has begun discussion on the transformation of the Global Code of Ethics into a full international convention as a means to boost the responsibility of governments in tourism industry and advance the impact of the Code. In a release published last week by World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), the…
5 Jun 2015
SOUTHERN SUN Ikoyi, a four star hotel in Lagos has won the Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015 for the fifth time. Tripadvisor is an American travel website company providing reviews of travel-related contents for global audience. The recognition by Tripadvisor puts Southern Sun Ikoyi in the league of Haymarket hotel and Lawton Court hotel in…
23 May 2015
WHAT is Sustainable tourism? The World Tourism Organisation (WTO) sees the concept of sustainable tourism development as meeting the needs of present tourists and host regions while protecting and enhancing opportunity for the future. It is envisaged as leading to management of all resources in such a way that economic, social, and aesthetic needs can be fulfilled while maintaining cultural integrity, essential ecological processes, and biological diversity, and life support systems.
16 May 2015
VICTORIA Crown Plaza Hotel is back. For two months, the hotel was shut down by the management due to facility failure that had stalled business operation.


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Serena Williams admits that she didn't know how or when she would return to tennis but insisted retirement had not been on her agenda during her year-long absence.
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Norwegian police have arrested a man suspected of "Islamist terrorism" after two people were killed and 21 wounded in shootings near a gay bar in Oslo on Saturday, causing the city
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Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has congratulated Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on the occasion of his 57th birthday.
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Olu of Warri, Ogiame Atuwatse III, on Saturday, hosted the third edition of “Ghigho Aghofen” ceremony for Omadina Community in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta.
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Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State said on Saturday that the state would not be a safe haven for bandits.