Africa: Why we supported Nigeria’s Winter Olympics team

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Bukky Akomolafe- Commercial Manager, Travelstart Nigeria in this chat with WW spoke on how the company has been able to sustain its performance in the ticketing and travel agency industry, its challenges and the stunts it has pulled. Excerpts. Branding and marketing play a huge role in the success of any business and requires many different resources. What determines the […]

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Africa: Akwaaba Team pays courtesy call at Travelstart NG office in Lagos, felicitate with her on 6th year anniversary in Nigeria.

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West Africa’s biggest Trade Fair, Akwaaba African Travel Market , Team Wednesday paid a courtesy call to Travelstart Nigeria to felicitate with the online travel agency on her 6th year of operating in Nigeria. The team was received by Travelstart Commercial Manager, Bukky Akomolafe, at the agency’s office in Ikeja. Earlier this week in a message from the country manager […]

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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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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: 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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Travel Business: Travelstart appoints CM for Nigeria, seeks increased market share in West Africa

By Renn Offor Travelstart, the online travel booking portal has, in what could be seen as a strategic move to ease its operations just announced the appointment of a new country manager for Nigeria. In the statement released by Russell Jarvis, Head of Communications, Travelstart, it says that, ‘Travelstart is pleased to announce that we have hired Philip Åkesson as […]

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‘92% of users of Nigerian airports is dissatisfied’-Survey

By RennOffor Over 15 million passengers pass through the airports in Nigeria every, but going by the just published report of a survey by conducted by Travelstart, 92 per cent of them, which represent a huge 13.8 million passengers are dissatisfied with their experiences at the airports. If the result of the survey is anything to go by, then it […]

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Samsung plans Hospitality support programme at Akwaaba

Samsung West-Africa a leading Technology company in a bid to increase brand Visibility especially amongst Hoteliers and Resort Owners will be showcasing its Professional Displays, Hotel TV ranges, Smart Signages& IT products at Akwaaba 2015. As sponsors of the Hospitality Day event, Samsung West-Africa will be sharing with Hotel & Resort Managers how they can improve their guest experience. According […]

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Bianca Ojukwu to open the Wedding Show at Akwaaba, 2015

Amb. Bianca Ojukwu will be cutting the tape to formerly open the Wedding & Spa Show at Akwaaba Travel Market. Other VIP’s are also lined up to declare other Sessions open at the 3day Travel Trade Event. This comes as the organizers have stopped all registration of Exhibitors as all spaces have been booked. The space used this year is […]

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