Nigeria airlines lose about N4.3b annually on 24 hours operation restrictions to some airports – Ibom COO, Uriesi

Photo Caption: From left: Guest Chief Operation Officer, Ibom Air, Mr. George Uriesi; Chairman of the Occasion/Group Managing Director, Finchglow Holdings, Mr. Bernard Bankole; Chairman, League of Airports and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), Mr. Olusegun Koiki; Key note Speaker/Centre Director , Centre for International Advance and Professional Studies (CIAPS), Prof. Anthony Kila; Managing Director/CEO, Med-View Airlines, Alhaji Muneer Bankole, during the 26th Annual Conference of LAAC 2022 on Sunset Airport: Economic and Safety Implications at Sheraton Hotel Ikeja Lagos on 228/07/2022. The Chief Operating Officer (COO), Ibom Air, Mr. George Uriesi,…

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Finchglow boss to chair LAAC 26th annual conference

Mr. Bankole Bernard, the Chairman of Finchglow Travels, a subsidiary of Finchglow Holdings and other aviation industry captains have confirmed their participation at the forthcoming 26th annual conference of the League of Airport and Aviation Correspondents (LAAC), scheduled to hold in Lagos on July 28, 2021. Bernard who is also the Chairman, Association of Aviation Training Organisations in Nigeria (AATON), in an interview with the conference committee in Lagos agreed to chair the event with the theme: ‘Sunset Airports: Economic & Safety Implications.’ No fewer than 250 participants are expected…

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LASG expresses confidence on acceptance of Tourism Master Plan by concerned stakeholders

Lagos State Government on Wednesday, expressed confidence that its proposed Tourism Master Plan would be embraced by all the concerned stakeholders, saying that members of the tourism sector have been properly briefed about the content of the Master Plan. The Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf made this known at a skakeholders forum organised by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture at Ikeja, Lagos with the theme: “Promoting Domestic Tourism Post Covid-19″. According to Akinbile-Yusuf, the Master Plan was necessary in other to boost domestic tourism…

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NATOP BOT chairman lauds NANTA President on role in development of tourism

The chairman Board Of Trustees of Nigeria Association of Tour Operators, NATOP and deputy president, Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN), Mr Nkereuwem Onung has described Bankole Bernard as a strategic partner in the development of tourism in Nigeria Speaking during a meeting with media friends, Mr Onung noted that tourism partners and professionals like Mr. Bankole Bernard should be celebrated and honoured. ” When I passed the baton to a lady after stabilizing NATOP, many people think I was dumb and stupid, but today, NANTA has taken same…

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Finchglow travels wins best travel agency award

Finchglow Travels has been honored as the ‘Best Travel Agency’ of the year at the Balearica Awards (Nigeria Tourism Awards) held in Lagos on November 22, 2019. Receiving the award, the Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO) Mr. Bankole Bernard of Finchglow Group, the parent company of Finchglow Travels who spoke through the company’s spokesman Ms. Olamide Oni stated that: “We are glad to have been named the ‘Best Travel Agency’ in Nigeria, which was determined by the votes of the citizens. I would like to specifically thank first and foremost,…

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