Dam Jay to redefine customers’ service, hotel business in Ibadan’

.. To open January 30 Dam Jay, a household name making wave in the business world through different industry based outfits, is taking a new leap into the hotel business as its new baby, Dam Jay Hotel and Suites is opening in the first quarter of 2022 with the aim to redefine the hotel concept in Ibadan. Coming with a topnotch luxury services, Dam Jay Hotel and Suites was built with all sense of hospitality blended with world class artistic splendour that relax the mind right from the attractive structure…

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Runsewe lauds organisers of Oba Ewuare Golf Tournament

Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF) Otunba Olusegun Runsewe has commended the Nigerian Golf Community for setting aside two days to celebrate the revered Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II with a golf tournament. Runsewe said that these two day tournament slated to hold at the Benin Golf Club which would involve 100 amateur golfers and invited professionals from the South-South geo-political zone of Nigeria is to honour Oba as father of golf in Nigeria and renowned traditional ruler in Africa. Runsewe, who is a decorated Ambassador of Golf by Oba Ewuare…

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ATBOWATON celebrates, count blessings

Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria ( ATBOWATON), over the weekend in Lagos, took time out to recount the many manifold blessings of God to their effectual growth and development. At a party organised to appreciate God, its members and stakeholders, the Lagos wing of the private sector national boat operators body, says the quest to remain united , resourceful and obedient to extant regulatory expectations on the waterways, contributed to far reaching measures to the association’ s modest achievements. Mr Gani Tarzan Balogun, National President…

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Emir of Borgu inaugurates committee on 2022 Gani Durbar Festival

The Mai Borgu, Alhaji ( Barrister) Muhammad Sani Dantoro, Kitoro the fourth, has inaugurated a fifteen man Central working Committee, to plan and articulate the cultural tourism ecology of the sixth edition of Gani Durbar Festival. Also constituted to fully activate far reaching focal agenda of the biggest culture festival in north central Nigeria, were nine strategic sub committees, covering various terms of reference on finance and fund Raising, Accommodation, Feeding arrangements, Publicity, Security, Works, Venue and Protocol, Events, Sanitation and Logistics. His Royal Highness, Alhaji Muhammad Sani Dantoro, Emir…

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Turkey crave for more Nigerians to visit Bodrum this year

Photo Caption: L-R. Omer F.Dengiz President of BODER the Hotel Association of Bodrum. Ahmet Aras the Mayor of Bodrum Cecile Mambo Doumbe of CMD Tours, Ozge Gunay Cetinkaya of Kartaca Turizm and Ambassador Ikechi Uko during a meeting with the Mayor of Bodrum Belediye at his Office Recently the President of Turkey Reycip Erdogan visited Nigeria and Invited President Buhari to Turkey for the Turkey African Conference in December. This is Part of Turkey’s effort to Develop a Special relationship with Africa and Nigeria. The City of Bodrum wants to…

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FTAN to re-engage government on tourism development, promotion

Launches lets do It together tourism hashtag The National President, Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN), Mr Nkereuwem Onung has assured the federation’s commitment and focus to continue to engage and re-engage the government in all level to give tourism a practical voice in Nigeria. Onung who disclosed this during his New Year message to Nigerians said the organised private sector shall continue to re-device newer ways to see that tourism collaborations among all the major stakeholders are refocused toward making the industry more vibrant than ever. While congratulating…

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17th Akwaaba African Travel Market: Sustaining the tempo of travel expo in Africa despite Covid 19 pandemic

Photo Caption: L-R: President, Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN), Onung Nkereuwew;Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe; Organizer, Akwaaba Africa Travel Market 2021, Ikechi Uko; Publisher, Guardian Newspapers, Mrs. Maiden Ibru; Chairman, GHI Assets Limited, Olufemi Adefop;and CEO Merit Travels, Cornelia Lewis,during the opening ceremony of Akwaaba Travel in Lagos…yesterday. The 17th Akwaaba African Travel Market sustained the tempo of travel and tourism expo in Africa despite devastating impact of Covid 19 Pandemic especially on the tourism sector. Akwaaba African Travel Market has…

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RATTAWU honours Runsewe as brand Ambassador

Photo Caption: DG NCAC, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe (right) presentating a gift to the National President of RATTAWU Comr. (Dr) Kabir Garba Sani during the NWC visit to NCAC The National President of the Radio, Television, Theatre and Arts and Workers Union of Nigeria (RATTAWU) Dr. Kabir Garba Tsanni has described Culture as the proverbial double edge sword that if properly harnessed can serve not only as a source of unity but can also be used as a vital tool for forging unity in diversity among all nations of the world.…

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La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort debuts first Africa’s Beach Polo

Award – winning African Themed resort, La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort in Ikegu Village, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos has taken it pioneering of uniquely blended African leisure activities to an unprecedented level with the introduction of beach polo, the first ever in Africa. Speaking on this new entrant to the growing list of African contextualised packages at the resort, the President of La Campagne, Otunba Wanle Akinboboye, said it is part of the resort commitment to expanding the tourism offerings of the continent. This, he said is geared at growing the…

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NANTA president lauds contribution of travel media in development of aviation, tourism industry, inducts 12 into Hall of Fame

Photo Caption: President/CEO Sabre West Africa and President, Aviation Safety Round Table (ASRT), Dr. Gbenga Olowo,assisted by NANTA president, Mrs Susan Akporiaye presenting award of joint winner best travel medium online to the publisher of Nigerian Franknews, Mr Franklin Ihejirika at the induction of 12 travel and tourism Journalists into NANTA Hall of Fame in Lagos recently. The president of National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies, NANTA , Mrs Susan Akporiaye, has lauded the contribution of travel media in development of travel and tourism industry in Nigeria. Speaking during the…

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