NTTS 2023: AfCTAA will boost inter-African trade, promote tourism, transportation

Aare Abiodun Odusanwo is the President of the Institute for Tourism Professionals of Nigeria (ITPN), and also the head of the organising committee of the annual National Tourism and Transportation Summit(NTTS). The committee is currently preparing for the sixth edition in April. Odusanwo, in this interview, spoke to Africa Travel Herald on the coming NTTS […]

Ethiopian Aviation Academy upgraded to university

Ethiopian Aviation Academy, the largest and oldest Aviation Academy in the region, is pleased to announce that it has been upgraded to an aviationn university. The university has launched undergrnaduate and postgraduate programs in aerospace and hospitality fields. The Aviation Academy has been offering aviation training programs such as pilot, aircraft technician, cabin crew, airline […]

UAE seeks cultural collaboration with Nigeria

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) National Defence College Course 10 today paid a courtesy visit to the headquarters of National Council for Arts and Culture in Abuja“The visit is a study tour to Nigeria as course requirements for participants in the area of Arts, Culture, Tourism as well as Music.“Speaking, the head […]

Lagos Blueline metro line to begin operation in April

The first phase of the Lagos State Blueline metroline project from Marina to Mile 2, Lagos is completed and will be opened to the public from next month (April). This was disclosed by the Director of Corporate Communications of the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA), Mr. Kolawole Ojelabi during a demonstration ride on the […]

NATOP to produce competent operators in Nigeria’s tourism industry

The President of Nige ria Association of Tour Operators (NATOP), Mrs. Ime Udoh has said her association is working towards providing the country’s tourism industry with competent and knowledgeable professionals. This, she said informed NATOP’s current partnership with National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR). Mrs. Udoh said this in a chat with Africa Travel […]

Araromi tourism zone: La Campagne Tropicana Resort signs final agreement with Ondo

The final agreement between the Ondo State government and La Campagne Beach Resort for the development of the Araromi Tourism Development Zone, Ondo State, has been signed. This was recently concluded with the issuance of certificate of occupancy to the President of La Campagne Tourist Beach Resort, Otunba Wanle Akinboboye. In line with the vision […]

Runsewe condoles with Turkey, Syria over earthquake

The Director General National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe has joined other Nigerians to condole with the Republic of Turkey and the Syrian Arab Republic over the devastating earthquake in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep. Runsewe who is also the president of the World Craft Council, Africa Region, expressed sadness over […]

First Radisson Collection Abuja to become hotel group’s 9th property in Nigeria

Radisson Hotel Group is set for its ninth hotel in Nigeria. The Radisson Collection Hotel and Conference Center, Abuja Nigeria marks the group’s 9th property in the country and when completed, will the third Radisson Collection in the country. This places the hotel group on track to achieve its target of 15 hotels in Nigeria […]

Nike Gallery hosts U.S. Naval Forces Europe, Africa Band

Recently, the United States of America Naval Forces Europe and Africa Band who were on tour of Nigeria, were hosted Chief Dr. Nike Davies-Okundaye of Nike Arts gallery. While visiting Nike Arts Gallery, the band performed an assortment of classical and traditional songs from their Maritime Winds Quintet and Topside Brass Band. Musician 3rd Class […]

Countries outside W.Africa to join ‘Jollof Rice War’

Organisers of the biggest travel and tourism expo in West Africa, Akwaaba African Travel Market has announced the expansion of the annual ‘Jollof rice war’ among West African countries to include other nations outside West Africa. Akwaaba Started the #jollofricewar in 2017 among West African countries in partnership with the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) to […]