Omotayo Omotosho… seasoned broadcaster, tourism boss
It’s been quite a journey. I all along wanted to be a media professional, so, I assume I needed to study Mass Communication.
Minister at NTDC, seeks promotion of tourism in Nigeria
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has charged the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) to adopt creative ways...
NTDC wants youths to explore opportunities in tourism sector
The National Tourism Development Commission, (NTDC), South-South zone, has urged youths in Cross River State, to take advantage of self-employment opportunities in the Nigerian tourism sector.
NTDC Boss urges media, Nollywood to project nation’s image positively
Mr Folorunsho Coker, Director General, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) has urged the media and filmmakers in Nollywood to project the country’s image positively.
In search of sustainable destination through tourism reportage
In a bid to equip tourism reporters with skills and knowledge needed to communicate effectively, the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism...
Jumia unveils nominees for 2019 Nigerian Travel Awards
As stakeholders in the travel and tourism sector gear up for this year’s Nigerian travel Awards, Jumia Travel, the hotel & flight arm of Jumia, has officially...
After four years, creative sector still in search of direction
As Nigerians prepare to vote on Saturday, what are the issues that matter to the arts and culture sector? GREGORY AUSTIN NWAKUNOR, Arts and Culture Editor reports. Regardless of who wins this week’s presidential election, the takeaway is clear: the arts and culture sector is still in search of direction. There are three parastatals without…
Lagos and the tourism goldmine
From all indications, the several investments of the Lagos state government in the tourism sector is steadily but surely paying off.
My vision for Nigeria’s tourism industry
Less than two years ago, 18 months to be precise, the journey to review the 27-year-old law (Act cap N137 LFN 2004), Repeal re-enactment Bill 2017, which established the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) started at a public hearing at the Senate in Abuja. The new bill, which seeks to replace the existing old law,…