Africa: C’River, Consortium Sign MoU to Upgrade Tinapa, Obudu Ranch

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The Cross River State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mac Creeds and Tom Consortium for the upgrade of Tinapa Lakeside Hotel in Calabar and Obudu Ranch Resort in Obanliku Local Government Area. Under the MoU, which was signed on Wednesday, the consortium will reconstruct the two facilities so as to optimise their tourism values in the […]

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African Hotel: Meet Justina Ovat, The Newly Appointed General Manager, Tinapa Lakeside Hotel

His Excellency, Governor Ben Ayade on Wednesday, 22nd March, 2017 approved the appointment of Mrs. Justina Ovat as the General Manager, Tinapa Lakeside Hotel. Similarly, the governor also appointed the immediate past Ikom council chairman, Hon. (Pst.) Ojong Ayiba Ayiba as Managing Director, Tinapa Business and Leisure Resort. “Dynamite comes in small packages “is definitely a characteristic of Justina Ovat, […]

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Africa: Carnival Calabar 2016, The Thrills And Colour

Carnival Calabar 2016, The Thrills And Colour Carnival Calabar 2016 writes ANDREW IRO OKUNGBOWA was a box office affair as it generated a lot of motions, colours and excitements. PROLOGUE The excitement was turbo charged and Calabar, the theatre for the Calabar Festival 2016, was filled with colours and people of all colours, races, statuses and backgrounds who have abandoned […]

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Africa: Carnival Calabar rocks Nigeria this Christmas

Carnival Calabar rocks Nigeria this Christmas By Friday Nwosu As the year gradually winds up, all eyes will be focused on Cross Rivers State, the home of Africa’s biggest street party-Carnival Calabar. The Calabar International Street Carnival has always played host to thousands of tourists from around the world. Activities for this year’s carnival event kick started on the 1st […]

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We offer wholesome experience that guarantees repeat business- GM Tinapa Hotel

by franknews In this interview with some tourism Journalists in Calabar, the general manager of Tinapa Lake Side Hotel Calabar, Michael Idakwo speaks on the challenges of growing the hotel considering its distance from town, it’s competitive edge above competitors, surpassing expectations despite daunting challenges, vision for the hotel, achievements among others. Excerpts Share our story:

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