Thursday, 21st September 2023


22 Aug
Co-Founder, Turquaz Group, Süreyya Umran Alinak  has stressed the urgency for Nigeria's hospitality sector to align with international best practices, underscoring the significance of adhering to established standards, particularly in such matters as confidentiality and guest interactions. The tourism expert made the recommendation recently in an exclusive interview with The Guardian. Alinak has been quietly…
21 Aug
Stakeholders in the Nigerian tourism sector have agreed that "Discover Delta", a multidimensional tourism initiative will boost the tourism potential of Delta State. Discover Delta", a multifaceted tourism platform organised by Leisure Park and Film Village Asaba, is set for launch in September 2023. The initiative aims to nurture a deep appreciation for Delta State's…
20 Aug
Goge Africa, a tourism and cultural media brand, on Sunday congratulated the new tourism Minister, Ms Lola Ade-John, on her appointment with an advice to focus on infrastructure development. Its Managing Director, Nneka Isaac-Moses in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) urged Ade-John to prioritise building tourism infrastructures to position the industry…
31 Jul
A team of entertainment managers has vowed to redefine and revolutionise entertainment, tourism and business in Ifako-Ijaiye, Agege, and its environs with the unveiling of an all-encompassing heritage entertainment cum tourism centre in the area. Head of Operations of the centre, Pedro Aniemeka, while fielding questions from newsmen, said Heritage was derived from the core…
22 Jul
Stakeholders in the travel and tourism industry have rewarded the management of Ikogosi Warm Springs Resort Limited, Ekiti State, and 23 other hospitality outfits for their outstanding performance, resolving to work assiduously towards improving and sustaining service delivery in the country in line with global standards
10 Jul
During the governorship campaign, the present governor of Akwa Ibom state, Pastor Umoh Eno, was seen in a viral video saying he had promised the people of Akwa Ibom state to introduce what he termed “Happy Hour”. A policy where the state government will get the people to relax after a week-long hard work. In…
8 Jul
The Police Command in Benue State on Saturday refuted the news circulating in social media that a rural farmer in Kwande Local Government Area of the State killed a lion.
17 Jun
The National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) has called on President Bola Tinubu to make the establishment of a sole ministry for tourism and culture a priority, for the advancement of the industries.
15 Jun
A 21-year-old American woman has died after being assaulted and pushed down a slope by a US tourist near the Neuschwanstein castle in Bavaria, police said on Thursday.
20 May
To determine the status of rural tourism in its Member States and identify the main challenges and opportunities of tourism as a driver for rural development from a policy perspective, the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has launched a new report tagged “Tourism and Rural Development:
14 May
The National Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (NANTAP) has called on the President-elect, Bola Tinubu, to position the creative industry as an economic mainstay in Nigeria.
25 Mar
Nigerian Hotel and Catering Institute (NHCI), an indigenous hospitality institute, has charged the Governor-elect of Akwa Ibom State, Pastor Umo Eno, to fly high the institute’s banner and give full attention to the development and promotion of tourism more than all his predecessors have ever done.


7 mins ago
The basic education model adopted by Nigerian states including Bayelsa, Edo, Lagos, Kwara has been commended at the ongoing United Nations General Assembly (UNGA78). The commendation was given on the sidelines of the General Assembly at a Devex event organized to discuss the topic “Transforming Education: Overcoming crisis, improving learning Outcomes.” Speaking at a panel…
14 mins ago
A lawmaker in the Ogun State House of Assembly, Damilare Bello Mohammed, has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a cult clash in Sagamu over the weekend. Five suspected cultists were also arrested alongside Mohammed in connection with the incident that started on Wednesday and continued till Sunday, leading to several deaths. Other five…
17 mins ago
Federal government has expressed sadness over the ambush and killing of personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Nigerian Police and Nigerian Army while on official duty at Ehime Mbano Local government area of Imo state
18 mins ago
Community leaders in Kurebe, in Shiroro local council of Niger State has distanced themselves from an online news publication that alleged mining companies operating in the area paid bandits certain amount of money for protection. In a joint interview granted to newsmen  in Minna by Haruna Salihu Kurebe, a community leader and Jamilu Abubakar, APC…
29 mins ago
Writer’s Note: As part of a Taz Panter Stiftung program bringing African journalists together with European experts to discuss African-European relations, we discussed the impact of the Ukraine war on food security in Africa. Being the only Nigerian journalist in the room, I was aware that the food crisis in my country was already at…