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Year of Return has boosted Ghana Tourism- Hon. Iddi

GHANANIAN Deputy Minister of Tourism Art and Culture, Hon. Ziblim Iddi has said that since the launch of the Year of Return to mark over 400 years of the first slaves living the African shores people from all over the world are coming to touch Base with their roots giving Ghana the opportunity to build on its tourism industry. This …

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Akwaaba has helped us project our vision- ET GM, Mekonnen

GENERAL Manager of Ethiopian Airline in Nigeria, Firihiewot Mekonnen has described the Akwaaba travel Market as a veritable platform to showcase Africa as well as push the concept of Africans doing business with other Africans. This is just as she said the expansion of the Bole International Airport Addis Ababa, gas given a lot of traction to the airport and …

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Barbados aims to deepen bilateral ties, connectivity with Africa- Dr. Hall

DIRECTOR of Tourism Development of the Barbados Ministry of Tourism and International Transport, Dr. Kerry Hall has stated that for deeper ties to be created between the Caribbean and Africa, direct air connectivity must be established. She spoke to Nigerianflightdeck at the ongoing Akwaaba Travel Market holding at the Eko Hotels and Suites where she decried the current air services …

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Akwaaba Travel Market facilitates exploration of Africa Caribbean heritage

CARIBBEAN Tourism Organization will exhibit at Akwaaba Travel Market and host the Caribbean Panel discussion at EKO Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria, slated from today,  22 to 24 September 2019. The topic of African Heritage of the Caribbean…Connecting the Dots takes centre stage at the Akwaaba Travel Market in Lagos, Nigeria, September 22 – 24, where the Caribbean Tourism Organization has been …

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Gambia Tourism Board hails Akwaaba as air arrival grows by 39%

AKWAABA, African Travel Market has continued to be a melting point for tourism destination marketers, as new figures released by the Gambian Tourism Board revealed that air arrival from Nigeria increased by 39 per cent compared with previous years. Director of Marketing, Gambia, Adama Njie, affirmed that African Travel Market (AFTM) popularly known as Akwaaba, an annual organised travel and …

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Uganda showcases its top tourist attractions at Akwaaba 2019

UGANDA Tourism Board (UTB) in collaboration with Ugandan Tour Operators will be presenting the country’s top tourist attractions to Nigerian Travel Trade and travelers at the 15th Akwaaba, African Travel Market 2019. Uganda with a rich pristine nature, cultural and historical African religious heritage has lined up tourism experts from the tourism board and tour operators to market and promote …

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Business Travel Management, CWT unveil new Travel Management brand partnership

BUSINESS Travel Management Ltd. (BTM) has announced partnership with CWT (formerly Carlson Wagonlit Travel), to enhance business travel in the country and provide consistent safe and secure business travel driven by technology. BTM will be representing the CWT, the business-to-business-for-employees (B2B4E) travel management platform brand in Nigeria and will bring further focus and cohesion to positively impact the continent, enhancing …

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Business Travel; the future, the disruptors and the impact

Lola Adefope THE chatter surrounding Business Travel has reached a tipping point, with many players scrambling to get a larger piece of the $13billion dollar pie, according to Rancoteur. GBTA [Global Business Travel Association] estimates the industry represents spending of much more than that worldwide and predicts that number will rise to $1.7trillion by 2022. The corporate travel Industry is …

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NANTA to host IATA EasyPay Workshop nationwide for travel agencies

NATIONAL Association of Nigerian Travel Agency (NANTA) will be hosting nationwide training for IATA and Non-IATA registered travel agencies in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja at no cost to enlighten Travel Agents on the IATA EasyPay (IEP) plan. President of the Association Mr. Bankole Bernard, also said the platform will be used to set its house in proper order by …

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