ANJET seminar 2020: Dr. Babalola calls for creation of sole tourism ministry

Photo Caption: From left, Zonal Coordinator, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mr Rotimi Ayetan, Publisher, African Travel Times, Mr Lucky George, Director of Research, Lagos Council for Arts and Culture, Mr Azeez Sheriff, ANJET President, Omololu Olumuyiwa, Representative of Commissioner of Tourism Lagos State, Mrs Ada Oni, Keynote speaker, Dr Wasiu Babalola, CEO, Akwaaba African Travel Market, Mr Ikechi Uko, Zonal Coordinator, National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), Mrs Chinyere Uche-Ibeabuchi and Moderator, Prince Wale Olapade.   Chairman, Institute of Hospitality, United Kingdom and Nigeria, Dr Wasiu Babalola, has reiterated…

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Lai Mohammed, NCAC NTDC, NIHOTOUR DGs, others to grace ANJET Tourism Seminar Nov. 17

The minister for Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, director general National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, director general, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Mr. Folorunso Coker, director general, National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR), Alhaji Nura Kangiwa,  will lead a host of top industry players, including founder, Akwaaba African Travel Market, Mr Ikechi Uko for the 2020 edition of the Tourism Seminar organised by the Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET). The seminar  billed for Tuesday, November 17 with the theme…

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LASG lauds FTAN on review of tourism masterplan

Picture caption:  From Left Otunba Olumokun.  VP Southwest FTAN, Mr Gbenga Sunmonu Coordinator FTAN Lagos Chapter, Hon. Commissioner Mrs Uzamat Akinbile- Yusuf, SA to the governor on tourism Mr Solomon Bonu, SSA to the governor on tourism Mr, Tunji Saymour. Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, has commended the executive members of Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) Lagos chapter over the review of Lagos State tourism master plan. The commissioner gave the commendation as FTAN was handing over the reviewed copy of the…

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2020 World Tourism Day: LASG to fashion out strategies for post-COVID-19 recovery

The Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf has said that the State Government has concluded plans to join tourism stakeholders across the globe to celebrate the Year 2020 World Tourism Day (WTD) on Sunday, 27th September, 2020. Akinbile-Yusuf, who made the disclosure, when she hosted the Ambassador Ikechi Uko-led team from Akwaaba African Travel Market and Atqnews in Alausa, Ikeja, added that the State’s focus is to fashion out strategies for post-COVID-19 recovery and the development of domestic tourism. The Commissioner told the visiting team…

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