Tourism: UNWTO, WTM Ministers Summit discusses Safe and Seamless Travel

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Minister of Tourism from over 50 countries and leaders from the private sector companies and associations will convene at the Ministers Summit organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the World Travel Market in London, to discuss safe, secure and seamless travel. The 10th edition of the Minister Summit to be held on 9 November under the title ‘Tourism […]

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Africa: Inmates population in Nigerian prisons hits 63,000 —FG

THE Federal Government has revealed that total inmates population in Nigerian prisons stands at 63,000, with about 45, 263 of them awaiting trial. Government has, however, entered into partnership with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and concluded plans to drastically reduce overpopulation in most of the prison yards across the country. Minister of Interior, Lieutenant-General Abdulrahman […]

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Tourism Ministers discuss collaboration between tourism and security

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Ministers of Tourism and High Level officials from 86 countries gathered in Madrid to discuss the development of closer collaboration mechanisms between tourism and security administrations to ensure a safe, secure and seamless travel framework (Madrid, 22 January 2016) The meeting stressed the global nature of security challenges and the need to create global solutions while enhancing the collective support […]

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