Akwaaba: Nigerians are the most frequent African visitors to Dubai

Recently, the 2016 edition of one of Africa’s largest travel fair, Akwaaba Africa Travel Market took pace in Lagos, Nigeria. The event was a gathering of stakeholders and players in the African travel and tourism sector. One of the major highlights of the event was the return of the Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) to commence its […]

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Africa: FlyBoku.com launches amazing Christmas deals with animation

As it woos customers with ‘Boku Credit’, one of ‘Mr. Boku’s ways of helping travelers secure total travel packages with a basic down payment of 30% of the total cost of travel By Renn Offor FlyBoku.com, a fast rising a digital portal of Ashton and Dave travel management agency, has leaped a step further as it ‘wows’ potential customers with […]

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Akwaaba: SAT emerge one of the most influential companies in W/A

By Friday Nwosu With over 12,000 registered travel and tourism entities in West Africa, South African Tourism has come among the Top 100 most influential and competitive brands in West Africa. This is according to a survey done by one of the leading travel publications in West Africa, ATQ Magazine. The award was given to organisations that have contributed to […]

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Africa: Zimbabwe celebrates Late Belinda Mutinhiri’s Award as Africa Tourism Personality of the year

Belinda Tafadzwa Mutinhiri, the late Zimbabwe Tourism Authority staffer who died in a car crash last month posthumously won the much coveted, Africa Tourism Personality of the Year 2016 award. The award ceremony will be held on October 30 during the Akwaaba Africa Travel Market in Lagos, Nigeria. The prestigious accolade is part of the Africa Travel Awards organised and […]

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ACCRA WEIZO 2016: Leads the way to seamless travels in West Africa

ANDREW IRO OKUNGBOWA who was at the recently held Accra Weizo 2016, a travel trade conference and exhibition designed to promote travel business in West Africa, writes on the event. July 15 marked the second edition of the Accra Weizo, a travel and tourism trade conference and exhibition designed to boost tourism business and the economy of West Africa countries. […]

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Uko: Nigerian Airlines Need Govt Support

Travel expert and organiser of Akwaaba Africa Travel Market, Ikechi Uko said government should support Nigerian airlines to be able to compete favourably with their foreign counterparts. He spoke to Chinedu Eze. Excerpts: Most of the airlines in Ghana are targeting Nigerian market, what is the enormity of what we are losing? The normal thing is that every country should […]

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