Africa: Did Ghana Tourism Authority spend Tourism Tax monies on official Vehicles?

The Hotel Association is accusing the Ghana Tourism Authority of misappropriating the one percent tourism levy. The Tourism Development levy is the one percent of the cost payable by a patron of a tourism facility. According to the Association, monies supposed to be used for the development of the tourism and hotel sector is being used to purchase vehicles for […]

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Hotels in Africa: Surviving Terrorism by African hotels

By Josephine Wawira, The hotel industry goes hand in hand with excellent security, as it is an integral part of the hotel’s success. In modern day, hotels invest heavily in security measures, given that lack of it can render both guests and staff susceptible to a glut of perils; not to mention damaging the hotel’s repute. Nevertheless, hotels offering accommodation […]

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