Africa: “3 Foreign Ministers coming for Port Harcourt Bantaba”

“3 Foreign  Ministers coming for Port Harcourt Bantaba” Three foreign Ministers will be in attendance at this year’s Port Harcourt Bantaba. They are Timothy McPherson, Finance Minister of Acompong, Jamaica, Walter Mzembi, Tourism Minister for Zimbabwe and Alain St Ange, Tourism Minister for Seychelles. This edition of Bantaba is unique as Bantaba would be returning after 2 years absence but […]

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Tourism: AKWAABA Team Visits Port Harcourt For BANTABA 2017

AKWAABA Team Visits Port Harcourt For BANTABA 2017 The Akwaaba African Travel Market Team Organizers of Port Harcourt BANTABA recently paid a visit to Rivers State, to meet with stakeholders. Port Harcourt BANTABA is an event by the organizers of the annual AKWAABA African Travel Market; it’s aimed at reaching other states in Nigeria and exploring tourism potentials and as […]

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Africa: Tourism Man of the Year Nigeria Awards to hold at Port Harcourt Bantaba 2017

Africa: Tourism Man of the Year Nigeria Awards to hold at Port Harcourt Bantaba 2017 The organizer of the Port Harcourt Bantaba is set to honour the Tourism Man of the Year for 2016 at the event which has been scheduled to hold at the De Edge Hotel, Port Harcourt, River State. Other awards  lined up are the Aviation Man […]

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Tourism: Kenya targets major travel expo next month to promote tourism

Kenya targets major travel expo next month to promote tourism Kenya hopes to use a major travel exhibition scheduled for next month to showcase various products in a bid to promote tourism, which has been through a rough patch over the recent years. Nairobi will be hosting the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) forum from February 23 to 28 […]

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Africa: Calendar of Events for 2017 as AKWAABA, Nigeria and Sanganai, Zimbabwe announces dates for 2017

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The organisers of AKWAABA African Travel Market have announced the dates of her three major events for 2017. As part of commitment to grow Africa’s rich travel industry and bridge the gaps between Africa and the world, AKWAABA will be having the maiden edition of BANTABA in PORT-HARCOURT Rivers state, Nigeria from 16th- 17th March 2017, 3rd ACCRA WEIZO, Ghana […]

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Akwaaba: Travelstart Wins ‘Best Online Booking Platform in Africa’

It’s been quite exhilarating since last week Sunday and we are over the moon to announce the success of our company as we won the award for the ‘Best Online Booking Platform in Africa’ and ‘Top Travel Company In West Africa’ at the Africa Travel Awards that was held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos on 30 October 2016. The […]

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Africa: MÜSİAD EXPO opens in Istanbul with key focus on Africa

The 16th MÜSİAD EXPO opened on Nov. 9 in Istanbul, where thousands of business people and investors from all over the world will explore new cooperation and partnership opportunities. The expo will host in eight halls, 700 companies and 200,000 visitors from over 100 countries, according to the Independent Industrial and Business Association (MÜSİAD). The four-day expo will welcome business […]

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Tourism: Uganda woos Nigerians with rich wild life, faith based tourism at Akwaaba

Uganda, the “Pearl of Africa” is a country blessed with beautiful scenery, unique tourist attractions, beautiful national parks, wild life, eco-tourism, mountains, among others. In the area of faith-based tourism, the country is richly endowed with the Bahai Temple, which is one of its kind in Africa; the Uganda Martyrs Shrine Namugongo where the faithful were killed by the King […]

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Zimbabwean Tourism Minister, Walter Mzembi To Speak at Akwaaba 2016

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By Friday Nwosu Zimbabwean Minister of Tourism and Hospitality, Dr. Walter Mzembi is billed to speak at the 12th edition of Akwaaba, African Travel Market 2016 holding at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos A high powered delegation from the Ministry of Tourism will be accompanying the minister to the event which will commence on the 30th of October, 2016. A […]

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Tourism: South Africa Storms Magical Kenya with Indaba and Meetings Africa

Tourist arrivals from Kenya to South Africa registered a 6.7 per cent growth in the first seven month of this year. According to regional director for Africa at South African Tourism, Evelyn Mahlaba, the number of Kenyan tourists, who visited South Africa from January to July this year rose 6.7 per cent to 15,719 compared to the same period last […]

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