Africa: PCT to surmount infrastructural challenges to tourism growth in Nigeria

PCT to surmount infrastructural challenges to tourism growth in Nigeria …as Tourism Minister Kick-starts Tour of Tourist Sites With Visit To Owu Fall By Renn Offor The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has revealed that the much anticipated formation of the Presidential Council on Tourism (PCT) would be become the answer to surmounting the infrastructural challenges that […]

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Africa: Fresh news from Uganda as it reposition its Tourism offerings

Winston Churchill called Uganda “paradise on earth” when he visited in 1908. And now the Uganda ministry of tourism is working hard to ensure we can all share in his vision. A 10-year development plan undertaken by the Ugandan government is starting to pay dividends, minister of tourism Ephraim Kamuntu told me at WTM London last week. However, he said […]

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Africa: Breaking Language Barriers in West Africa

Ayodeji Rotinwa writes on his experience in Cotonou, the commercial capital of the Republic of Benin. There can be victory in an extra tomato. I learnt from my mother how to obtain in a market negotiation, an added pair of socks, more foodstuffs to thicken the soup, an extra tuber for a more lavish Sunday breakfast of yam and eggs […]

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African: ‘Girl Going Places’ A new travel Show by Ghanaian actress debuts

Sometimes the best adventures are in our backyard and Maame Adjei knows this well. Adjei, an actress and producer best known for her work on An African City, hopes her new travel show, Girl Going Places, will dispel Africa’s “dark continent” narrative and highlight the continent’s natural beauty and dynamism. The first six episodes of the pilot season take viewers […]

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