Ghana Tourism Authority Pushes West Africa Travel Agenda

The chief executive officer of the Ghana Tourism Authority( GTA), Akwasi Agyeman, has called on Tourism Boards and Authorities in the sub-region to push for multi- destination tourism in order for the various countries to remain competitive. Speaking as a panelist/discussant at the Forum on Tourism and Hospitality organised by the Nigerian Institute of Directors in Lagos, he said other regional blocs such as East Africa and Southern Africa are doing same and West Africa must not lag behind. Recounting his experience on the road trip to Lagos, he said…

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Sweet Revenge by Nigerian/Canadian Filmmaker makes shortlist at Kevin Hart’s USA/Canada Film Competition

A short film, Sweet Revenge, directed by a Canadian/Nigeria film director, Pascal Atuma has made the 10 final shortlisted films  for the Just for Laugh Festival in North America. The final winner is expected to emerge through an online popularity vote for the 10 shortlisted films.  The film competition is aimed at selecting the funniest short comedy in the USA/Canada based on popular voting. The competition is organized by Laugh Out Loud, the comedy brand and multi-platform network created by Kevin Hart and global content leader Lionsgate . The 10…

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Aviation Correspondents set for annual seminar, awards Thursday

All is set for the earlier announced 22nd Annual Seminar & Awards of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC) scheduled to hold this Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Sheraton Hotels and Suites, Lagos. Sen. Hadi Sirika, the Minister of State for Aviation, would be the Special Guest of Honour at the event while Chief Executive Officers of aviation agencies in the country as well as private service providers would also grace the occasion. Experts that would be speaking at the event include former Secretary General of African Airlines…

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AIB partners UNILAG on usage of Material Lab

Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on the use of its metallurgical laboratory at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA), Abuja. Engr. Akin Olateru, the Commissioner of AIB at the signing of the agreement at the Senate Building of UNILAG, said that the laboratory was to the benefit of Nigeria, students of higher institutions of learning and industries in the country. Olateru said that the sighting of the laboratory equipment in the country would save Nigeria huge capital flights,…

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Dana Air wins best customer friendly domestic airline award

.. Pledges support for winner of integrity award Photo caption: Media and Communications Manager of Dana Air, Kingsley Ezenwa (Second right) with the Dana Air crew at the AFARN Summit and Awards where the airline bagged the award for the Best Customer Friendly Domestic Airline 2018 in Lagos recently.  Dana Air has emerged the Best Customer Friendly Domestic airline 2018 at a summit and award ceremony organized by the Association of Foreign Airlines and Representatives in Nigeria (AFARN) in Lagos recently. Dana Air also pledged to support one of the…

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