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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FTAN boss lauds NANTA’s effort on Eminent Persons Awards

The National President of Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN), Mr Nkereuwem Onung, has described the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) as one of the major threshold on which tourism in Nigeria is built. Onung disclosed this during the 2021 edition of the NANTA Eminent Persons Awards conferred on some national patriots who have made landmark efforts in their different national assignment as well as contributing immensely to the development and promotion of tourism and travel in Nigeria.  According to FTAN President, the new crop of executive…

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NANTA raises the bar in travel with excellent performance at 2nd Eminent Persons Award

It was yet another excellent outing for the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies, NANTA, on the second edition of its Eminent Persons Award in Abuja on Friday November 2021. The event lived up to its billings in the calibre of personalities that attended the programme, thus raising the bar in the travel and tourism business. The occasion which has been described as the best NANTA programme in many years was top notch in organisation, excellent in attendance, spectacular in attracting the best of the travel, tourism and culture industry…

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NANTA Eminent Persons Awardee, NDLEA boss, Marwa promises to rid Nigeria of illicit drugs

Chairman, National Drug law Enforcement Agency,( NDLEA), Gen Buba Marwa ( rtd), says the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), will receive the support of the illicit drugs bursting agency as part of its all inclusive collaboration to rid Nigeria of drug cartels and couriers. Gen Marwa disclosed that as a former player in the aviation sector, he appreciates the challenges of travel trade operators in having the right training to help track down drug traffickers who approach them for travel services, nothing that though the drug agency is…

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Emir of Kano endorses NANTA Eminent Persons Award

Photo Caption: Kabir Maiwada, NANTA first national deputy president, Emir of Kano Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero (m) and Mrs Susan Akporiaye, President NANTA. The royal seat of Kano Emirate, over a century old and revered, will move to Abuja in great cultural splendour, come November 12, as NANTA unveils its very eminent industry achievers and role models . Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, Emir of Kano confirmed through his personal secretary that he will grace the occasion not only as the Royal father of Day but also as a lover of…

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