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Akwaaba African Travel Market

29 Nov
Lagos, the 6th largest economy and entertainment capital of Africa, will be showcasing its tourism assets at Akwaaba tomorrow.
20 Nov
Director-General of NIHOTOUR, Turaki Nura Kangiwa, will be the Guest Speaker at Hospitality Day (on November 30) at this year’s Akwaaba Africa Travel Market. He will be supporting
12 Sep 2020
It is now confirmed that the 4th edition of the African Travel and Tourism Conference is scheduled to take place as a virtual event on September 21, 2020. Organised as part of this year’s Akwaaba African Travel Market, the leading Pan-African Tourism Expo, the African Travel and Tourism Conference is in its fourth year. With…
22 Sep 2019
Akwaaba, also known as Africa Travel Market (AFTM), opens today in Lagos. The tourism expo, which holds at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, ends on Tuesday, September 24.
14 Sep 2018
Perennial lack of a clear destination marketing strategy, and synergy among stakeholders were yesterday, identified as the main reasons Nigeria’s travel and tourism sectors are still underdeveloped, compared to other countries in Africa.
14 Jul 2018
Africa’s leading online travel agency, Jumia Travel, has released it’s 2018 Hospitality Report, with available statistics showing that travel and tourism is on a fast track to becoming...
16 Sep 2017
After a successful outing last year, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) returned to this year’s edition of Akwaaba African Travel Market, in Lagos, Nigeria
10 Sep 2017
The second Africa Travel and Tourism Conference will also hold on the second day, when speakers and panelists will be addressing such topics as: “One year of Accident-free commercial aviation.
9 Sep 2017
As stakeholders in the travel and tourism industry gear up for this year’s Akwaaba African travel Market, which opens tomorrow, Cross Rivers State, the home of Africa’s biggest street party Carnival Calabar, has confirmed participation at the event.
22 Jul 2017
The organisers of AKWAABA African Travel Market formerly announced the African Travel 100 Women Awards as part of her Women in Tourism Program.
29 Oct 2016
In its second consecutive year of participation, Dubai Tourism is set to highlight the latest additions to the city’s entertainment destinations and shopping experiences for African travellers in the coming months.


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