NANTA to hold nationwide training for travel agencies

The National Association of Nigerian Travel Agency has announced plans for a nationwide training for the International Air Transport Association, IATA and Non-IATA registered travel agencies in Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja at no cost. Tagged as IATA EasyPay Workshop for IATA and Non-IATA Agents, Mr. Bankole Bernard, President of the Association said the purpose of the workshop is to enlighten Travel Agents on the IATA EasyPay (IEP) plan. “IATA EasyPay (IEP) is a new payment method that is globally available to all IATA accredited travel agents for the issuance…

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Global passenger demand slows in July

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced slowing global passenger demand growth for July. Total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 3.6percent, compared to the same month in 2018. This was down from 5.1 percent annual growth recorded in June. All regions posted traffic increases. Monthly capacity (available seat kilometers or ASKs) increased by 3.2 percent and load factor rose 0.3 percentage point to 85.7 percent, which is a new high for any month.  “July’s performance marked a soft start to the peak passenger demand season. Tariffs, trade wars, and…

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Stanbic IBTC upgrades infrastructure of Lagos Primary School

Photo caption:  (L-R): Angela Omo – Dare, Head, Country Legal Services, Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC; Hon. Alamu Airat Mojirade, Education Secretary, Alimosho LGEA; Mrs. Oluwabunmi Morenikeji Oteju, Director, State Universal Basic Education Board, Lagos State and Mrs. Elizabeth Adebola Ogunmola, Head Teacher, Abaranje Primary School, Abaranje, Lagos State; at the handover ceremony of built modern toilets, septic tank, borehole and water head tank, at Abaranje Primary School II, Abaranje, Alimosho LGA, Lagos State, on Monday, August 26, 2019 Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, has donated…

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