INAC 2019 expo records highest turnout of exhibitors/participants

Within 24 hours of the opening of the International Arts and Crafts (INAC) Expo at the FCT Exhibition Pavilion, venue of the 12th expo, it has registered an unprecedented number of Nigerians and foreign nationals who are troooping to the venue to witness the best of art and craft from every continent of the world. Guests and exhibitors drawn from around the world at the event have since reached impressive numbers. At least 30 countries and almost all states of the federation are displaying unique art and crafts, besides the…

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Four Points by Sheraton Lagos assures guests of memorable festive season experience

The Management of Four Points by Sheraton Lagos Hotel, has assured its guests that the experience of this festive season will linger on in their minds even long after it has ended. It has concluded plans to offer fantastic and exciting freebies to its esteemed customers this season and also thrill them to a 25 day of magic beginning from the 1st to the 25th of December 2019, there will be exciting freebies every day. The general manager of the hotel Mr. Jonathan Patterson explained that the hotel has made…

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Nigerian Immigration Service to digitalise Tourist Visa soon

The Comptroller General of the Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, Muhammad Babandede has revealed the plans to digitalise tourist visa before the end of the year. He assured that the digitalisation of tourist visa, which is ongoing, would further improve tourism and the ease of doing business in Nigeria. Babandede made the disclosure when the director-general of the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mr Folorunsho Coker and his team paid him a courtesy visit in his office, recently. He explained that the tourist visa would be web-based, saying “Everything will be…

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INAC 2019: Biggest art, craft expo begins in Abuja

… Offers free skill acquisition/medicals for Nigerians The much awaited International Art and Crafts Expo(INAC) holding at the FCT Exhibition Pavilion will light up Abuja on November 20th and will last till 24th. The director-general, National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Segun Runsewe assures on a special outing with the provision of free BMI, free eye testing/glasses, free dental services, free skill acquisition and Waste to Wealth initiative. According to the NCAC chief who is leaving no stone unturned in ensuring a successful outing, this year’s INAC has been…

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Sheraton Lagos Hotel unveils an eclectic November for everyone

Sheraton Lagos Hotel has announced that for the month of November, there is something exciting for everyone. The general manager, Mr. Barry Curran stated that: “Our teams have organized great deals for everyone looking for relaxing and engaging experiences with friends and families. The hotel will kick things off on the 19th of November, by celebrating with all men who dine with us at the Pumpkin Leaf & Italian Restaurant as we mark International Men’s Day. Every man who dines with us will get a free beer. The 28th of…

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INAC 2019 expo: NCAC to host 30 countries in Abuja

All is now set for the 2019 edition of the annual International Arts and Crafts Expo (INAC) slated for 20th to 24th of November in Abuja. This time around, INAC will break new grounds with a record 30 countries participating in the exhibition which is an upgrade from the 23 counties that exhibited last year. While the venue for the event remains the FCT exhibition pavilion, the director-general, National Council for Arts and Culture Otunba Segun Runsewe is upbeat that everything is now in place to stage another showpiece thereby…

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Tourism is going to connect the dots. between Africa, Caribbean – Dr. Carol Hay

“The Nigerian welcome, the energy, the vibe is telling us that the dots between Africa and the Caribbean needs to be connected.” Director of Marketing United Kingdom, Europe, Middle East and Africa of Caribbean Tourism Organisation, Dr. Carol Hay has disclosed that tourism is going to connect the dots. between Africa and the Caribbean. Dr. Hay who stated this at the recently concluded Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos, noted that negotiations will continue with the government authorities in Africa to ensure that travel to the Caribbean is more accessible.…

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Plateau plans big for 2020 NAFEST

Photo Caption: Right-Left: Otunba Segun Runsewe (OON) and Mrs. Tamwakat Weli displaying a signed copy of the acceptance letter by the Plateau state Governor indicating his willingness to host NAFEST 2020 in the state. Plateau State has started early preparations towards a successful hosting of the 2020 edition of the National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST). The North-central state has been designated the next host of NAFEST by the National Council for Arts and Culture which is the government agency in charge of promoting culture and the living arts…

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ATQ News unveils final list of Tourism 100 Club 2019

The 7th edition of the Abuja Jabamah, is set to take place on the 18th of November 2019 at the Exhibition Hall of the International Conference Centre (ICC) Abuja. As part of activities lined up for the event, leading tourism personalities in Nigeria will be inducted into the Tourism 100 Club. Travellers Magazine last year unveiled a list of 100 tourism personalities in Nigeria who have made a mark through their contributions to the development of tourism in Nigeria and they cut across sectors including government, hospitality, tour operations and…

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Uganda woo Nigerians with faith base tourism, promote destinations

Uganda is striving in its efforts to woo Nigerians, especially the Catholics with faith base tourism and also to promote the destination Uganda in Nigeria. The Country’s delegation at the recently held Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos led by the minister of state for tourism, Hon. Kiwanda Godfrey which included the country’s Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Nelson Ocheger and a Catholic Reverend Father stated that they are in the country to promote the destination Uganda and also to talk more about the Uganda martyrs. Speaking in an interview,…

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