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: At Akwaaba 2016, participants seek new direction for African tourism

*Decry State Of Aviation Industry, Proffer Solutions For three days, stakeholders in the travel and tourism industries from across African and beyond converged at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, for the 2016 edition of the Akwaaba Africa Travel Market. Declared open by the Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry of Zimbabwe, Annastacia Ndlouv, the event, which […]

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Akwaaba 2016: Educating and networking travel event with passion

The 12th Akwaaba African Travel Market, the annual leading travel event in West Africa held recently at the prestigious Eko Hotel Convention Centre in Lagos, once again reconfirmed the exhibition as the only trade event in the region that connects travel buyers, suppliers and provides a key forum to shape the future of the industry through networking and education. The […]

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Africa: Ire, Carnival Calabar Revellers thrill participants at Akwaaba, Africa Travel Awards

By Friday Nwosu The 12th edition of the Akwaaba African Travel Market may have come and gone but the memories of left behind by upcoming artist Adeola Itandire Adebo aka Ire D Stage Devi will linger for long while to come. The event which was held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, had 15 countries in attendance with top government […]

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Africa: Ethiopian Airlines Sweeps Awards at Africa Travel Awards as Top Travel companies in West Africa are honoured

Africa’s leading Airline Ethiopian Airlines shone like bright stars at the Prestigious Africa Travel Awards Dinner at Akwaaba African Travel Market held recently in Lagos. Ethiopian Airlines took home four of the 6 Airline Awards on offer at the dinner attended by the leading lights in Africa Travel and Tourism landscape. The Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality from Zimbabwe […]

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Africa: Cross River reappoints Ikechi Uko as Consultant to Carnival Calabar

The Governor of Cross River State His Excellency Prof. Ben Ayade has reappointed Travel Expert Mr. Ikechi Uko as the Consultant for the international aspect of the Carnival. This is in line with the repositioning of Carnival Calabar as the Number one event in Africa. Mr. Ikechi Uko the Team Leader of The TeamAfrica is also the Organiser of Akwaaba […]

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Donald Duke reveals the secrets of Calabar Tourism Success

THE former River State Governor, Mr Donald Duke, has described the need to ensure economic survival of the state as what propelled him to develop and promote the tourism assets of the state during his tenure. Donald Duke said this while presenting a paper on Tourism in a Diversified Economy, at the National Summit on Culture and Tourism, with the […]

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How Festivals like Carnival Calabar transforms economies

As the government seeks additional income from the non-oil sector, ANNA OKON takes a look at the nation’s festivals, heritage sites as veritable sources of revenue. Nigeria is a culturally rich nation. The country’s festivals and heritage sites are well documented tourist attraction to people all over the world. Share our story:

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