Commissioner task tourism journalists on need to promote rich tourism potential of Lagos

Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf has tasked tourism writers on the need to be deliberate in their story telling and in portraying and rromoting the rich tourism potential of Lagos State to the outside world. Mrs Akinbile-Yussuf stressed that tourism is an industry that thrives on good impression created before the international communities.  The Commissioner gave the charge on Wednesday when executive members of the Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism, ANJET, paid a courtesy visit to her office at Alausa, Ikeja. …

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Top 10 romantic destinations for honeymoon in Nigeria – Operators

Leading tourism operators on Friday revealed the top 10 romantic destinations suitable for holiday relaxation and couples’ honeymoon within Nigeria. The travel experts made the revelation during the 9th Naija Seven Wonders webinar session themed: “Places to Visit in Nigeria: Issues of Access and Security.” It was organised by Ikechi Uko, AKWAABA Africa Travel and Tourism Market promoter. Top on the list are Obudu Resorts, Cross River; Whispering Palms, Badagry, Lagos; Ikogosi Warm Springs, Ekiti; Ifie Mangrove Park, Warri; Abraka Turf Club, Warri; Inagbe Grand Resort, Lagos; Nike Lake Resort,…

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Exotic Tourism destinations unveiled in Nigeria as Naija7wonders Commends Oyo, Ekiti, Rivers and Enugu states

The naija7wonders.com organisers of the Seven Wonders of Nigeria project held the 9th edition of its Zoom conference on Friday, August 14, 2020. The show was another interesting package as the line up of speakers spoke about their favourite destinations, unveiling new things about some of the places which had been featured before. The show kicked off with the host and founder of the Seven Wonders of Nigeria project, Ambassador Ikechi Uko, asking people to stay safe by wearing their masks or face shield in public, so that the Country…

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ANJET honours Runsewe, Alabi, Ogbeni Awe, Uko, inaugurates executives, patrons

It was celebration time at the recently held tourism seminar by the Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET) in Lagos, when the umbrella body for travel writers in the country honoured some of the operators in the tourism sector, and inaugurates its new executives as well as patrons. On the honour list were the director general of the National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, a patron of the association; and Chief Samuel Alabi of Eko Hotels and Suites, who is also a patron…

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Air Peace not threatened by coming new national carrier- Iwarah, communications manager

Nigeria’s leading carrier, Air Peace is reputed with a lot of first in the Nigerian aviation industry. The airline made history with the setting up of a subsidiary, Air Peace Hopper to organise its short-haul operations in line with its no-city-left-behind project. The carrier is the first Nigerian airline to take delivery of Boeing 777 aircraft. In three years, Air Peace has increased its fleet to a size of 24 aircraft. In this interview with Franklin Ihejirika at the recently concluded Accra Weizo where it emerged the West African airline…

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