Monday, 30th January 2023
Breaking News:


2 days ago
The United Nation World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), Fundación ONCE and the Spanish Association for Standardisation UNE have advanced efforts to introduce a comprehensive international standard for accessibility across the whole of the tourism sector.
21 Jan
After stronger than expected recovery in 2022, this year could see international tourist arrivals return to pre-pandemic levels in Europe and the Middle East. Tourists are nonetheless expected to increasingly seek value for money and travel...
21 Jan
To put women empowerment at the heart of tourism development, UNWTO in collaboration with the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit...
7 Jan
Channelled towards producing more credible and comparable data on the role of tourism for people, planet and prosperity, one hundred experts from around the world recently gathered at the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Headquarters to develop the next standard for Measuring the Sustainability of Tourism (MST).
3 Dec
In line with its commitment towards making Micro, Small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) agents of transformation in digitisation, UNWTO has collaborated with Morocco’ Ministry of Tourism to support 10,000 citizens. The commitment to supporting Moroccan MSMEs represents the first pilot project of the UNWTO Digital Futures Programme to be launched in Africa. In Morocco, small…
27 Nov
This meeting provides an excellent opportunity to discuss ways and means to promote intra-Africa travels and tourism, leveraging on our vast and unique resources and our number for mutual benefits ...
19 Nov
The National Arts Theatre Iganmu Lagos witnessed the presence of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) first Global Conference on Linking Tourism, Culture and Creative Industries, in order to advance sustainable development and opportunity across Africa.
15 Nov
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has described as historic the hosting of the first United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Global Conference on Linking Tourism, Culture and Creative Industries at the National Theatre in Lagos.
14 Nov
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) says Nigeria was chosen to present African culture to the world because of its rich cultural heritage and its comparative advantage in the creative industry.
12 Nov
Global statistics have shown that women and girls all over the world were mostly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
12 Nov
Tourism sector leaders all over the world have been urged to focus on proffering solutions to pressing issues in the industry. This call was made at the 16th Ministers’ Summit held at the World Travel Market in London, with the theme ‘Rethinking Tourism’.
5 Nov
The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN), has urged its members and other stakeholders in the culture and tourism value chain to stay clear of the gathering of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation....


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Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), yesterday, condemned the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Jide Adediran, for violence allegedly unleashed by his supporters in Surulere area of the state.
6 mins ago
To address challenges of housing deficits in the state, Oyo authorities plan to construct 20 more housing projects and expand Government Reserved Areas (GRAs) in partnership with professionals. The Commissioner for Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Mr. Olusegun Olayiwola, who gave the assurance at the inauguration of 15th executive of the Nigeria Institution of Estate…
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WildAid has announced that co-founder, Peter Knights, is leaving to form a new charity - Wild Africa Fund focused exclusively on conservation efforts in Africa.
12 mins ago
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State, Chief Ikechi Emenike, has declared 2023 as the year of liberation for people of the state, who has not enjoyed dividends of democracy for over two decades.
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The Sir Emeka Okwuosa Foundation, at the weekend, hosted the largest symposium of secondary school students in Anambra State in observance of the International Day of Education at the Ekwusigo Council Secretariat hall.