Travel & Tourism

Emirates Strengthens The Connection With Nigerian

Friday, May 27, 2022
Emirates, the world rsquo;s largest international airline, held an event in Lagos to recognise the services and ongoing partnerships of its top travel agents. The event was the first to take place since the outset of the pandemic, and gathered the industry rsquo;s best, reaffirming the airline rsquo ...

UAE Travel Restrictions On Nigeria, 11 Other African Countries Lifted

Thursday, January 27, 2022
The United Arab Emirates has stated plans to lift its entry and transit ban on travellers who had recently visited Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, Ethiopia and eight other African countries. The lifting of the ban was disclosed on Wednesday by the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Emergency M ...

Of Oke Ogun and array of historical writings that you don't know

Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Evidently, Oke Ogun of Oyo State, my mother 39;s region, is one of the materially richest part of Nigeria, one that has a lot to contribute to the development of Oyo State and Nigeria. The resources of the region, according to experts, shows that the area is richer than some African countries, incl ...

UK rDelists Nigeria, Others From Travel Red List

Tuesday, December 14, 2021
The government of the United Kindgom has announced the removal of Nigeria and 10 other countries from the UK 39;s travel red list from 4am on Wednesday, Dec. 15. Nigeria, South Africa, Botswana, Angola, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe are countries placed on t ...

Tourism, A Tool To Tackle Unemployment, Curb Insecurity – Kangiwa

Thursday, September 23, 2021
The Director General (DG) of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, NIHOTOUR, Alhaji Nura Sani Kangiwa, has posited that if properly explored, adequately harnessed and well managed, the Nigerian Travel Tourism and Hospitality industry has the potential to tackle unemployment and curb th ...

Ethiopian Airline Resumes Enugu International Flights On 1st October 2021

Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Africa 39;s most enduring and successful airline, Ethiopian Airlines has confirmed its preparedness to commence International flight services from Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu on 1st October, 2021. The flight commencement was confirmed to The Nigerian Voice by Ashenafi Zeray, S ...

World Tourism Day: Nihotour Celebrates With Vocational Training For Kebbi Youths

Monday, September 20, 2021
In continuation of its vocational skill acquisition training of youths and women across the six geo-political zones of the country, the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR) has concluded arrangements to impact knowledge-based Tour Guiding skills for youths and women in Kebbi Sta ...

Harnessing Cultural Heritage For Tourism Development In Nigeria: A Study Of The

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
INTRODUCTION Tourism is one of the fast-growing sectors of the global economy. The United Nations World Tourism Organization (2019), reported that international tourist arrivals as of 2018 were 1.4 billion, while total export earnings from international tourism were projected to be USD 1.7 t ...

Undeterred by Health Warnings, Russians Begin Flocking to Africa's Islands

Saturday, November 7, 2020
Despite the worsening coronavirus situation in Russia, at least during the months of October and November, Russian tourism agencies have briskly been organizing group tours to the Indian Ocean islands of Zanzibar, Seychelles and Mauritius. Obviously, because the islands seem to have the lowest ca ...

COVID-19: US travel ban to affect over 125,000 travellers daily – IATA COVID-19:

Friday, March 13, 2020
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged governments at all levels to prepare for the broad economic consequences precipitated by the spread of COVID-19. ldquo;These are extraordinary times and governments are taking unprecedented measures. Safety, including public health, is ...
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