NATOP to mark World Tourism Day celebration with roadshow, media parley in Abuja, Lagos

Nigerian Association of Tour Operators (NATOP) is set to mark the 2018 World Tourism Day celebration in grand style. Arising from its general meeting in Lagos, NATOP rolled out plans to commemorate the 2018 edition of the World Tourism Day celebrations with a roadshow in Abuja to mark the day and a media parley holding simultaneously with select media houses in Lagos. President of NATOP, Hajia Bilkisu Abdul explained that, “the decision to do a roadshow in Abuja and Media parley in Lagos with select top media houses in the…

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Runsewe hails FTAN for peaceful resolution to NATOP crisis

The director general of the National Council for Arts and Culture, NCAC and President of the World Craft Council Africa region, Otunba Segun Runsewe has hailed the Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria for finally arriving at a peaceful resolution to the crisis rocking members of the National Association of Tourism Practitioners. The NCAC boss made this known in a statement issued in his office in Abuja, saying that the amicable settlement of the issues bedeviling the Association will now pave the way for the progress of the practitioners as…

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NCAC boss intervenes in NATOP crisis, meets BOT members

Picture Caption: Director General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Runsewe and FTAN President Alhaji Rabo Saleh at the Meeting with NATOP BOT The director general of the National Council of Arts and Culture and President of the World Craft Council Africa, Otunba Segun Runsewe has met with the Nigeria Association of Tour Operators, NATOP Board Of Trustees, BOT in order to resolve the Problem with members. Otunba Runsewe had invited leaders of the agitators and the NATOP BOT members to Abuja in order to listen to…

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NATOP petition and maligning of Tourism Personalities (1)

By Ikechi Uko My attention have been drawn to a widely Circulating petition signed by 5 members of NATOP alleging irregularities in the affairs of NATOP. I have been called by a top Government official someone I respect to withhold any further escalation of the issue until it is resolved. He has asked for Calmness So I will be restrained in my response. I am forced to respond because the petition was copied to all my Clients in Nigeria and abroad so it looks like a hatchet Job to get…

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NANTA, NATOP, TOUGA sign MoU with SA Tourism at Akwaaba

It was memorable occasion at the Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos on Monday, October 31 as the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies, NANTA, the Nigeria Association of Tour Operators, NATOP and the Tour Operators Association of Ghana, TOUGHA signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the South African Tourism. The MoU which was signed at the South African stand at the ongoing Akwaaba Travel Market was aimed at promoting trade relations among the Nigerian travel agencies, the Nigeria tour operators and the Ghana tour operators. The MoU was signed…

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