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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ANJET commiserates with NCAC boss, Runsewe on demise of his mother

The Association of Nigerian Journalists and Writers of Tourism (ANJET) have commiserated with the Director General, National Council for Arts & Culture (NCAC), Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, on the death of his mother, Madam Felicia Adesola Runsewe.   In the letter of condolence signed by the President, Omololu Olumuyiwa, he stated that Mama Kaduna as she is fondly called was a great person with remarkable qualities. Olumuyiwa noted that: “We may have lost a rare gem, but we take solace on the legacies she left behind. “Mama was not only a…

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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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Travelscope youth tourism forum holds June 4

The 12th edition of Youth Tourism & Hospitality Leaders Forum (YTHLF2020), the annual gathering of tourism and hospitality loving youths is billed to hold in Ibadan on June 4, 2020. In a rstatement, the Convener of YTHLF and managing editor, Travelscope Magazine, Omololu Olumuyiwa disclosed that the primary objectives of the annual event is to sensitize, educate, motivate and promote the social, cultural and economy values of tourism and hospitality sector among the students, young tourism promoters and stakeholders. This year’s edition of YTHLF is expected to rally participants from…

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