Features

Dubai welcomes 113,000 visitors from Nigeria in 7 months

        28 per cent year-on-year growth in overnight visitors’ cements Nigeria’s position as 17th largest source market     Posted by Sade Williams     Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has reported a stellar incline in tourism volumes from Nigeria, Africa’s largest source market for inbound traffic to Dubai, welcoming 113,000 overnight visitors ...

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Capt. Akinkuotu: The Silent Transformer

    It is no longer news that since January, 2017 that Captain Fola Akinkuotu took over the mantle of leadership at the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) as the Managing Director, there has been continuous upgrade of the agency’s air traffic management services and procedures to guarantee safety of air navigation across the country.     With that, there ...

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Pomp, pageantry as 2019 Akwaaba opens in Lagos

    …Amachree charges Africans on unity       Posted by Sade Williams       The 15th edition of Akwaaba African Travel Market, opens in Lagos on Sunday, amid pomp and pageantry at the popular Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island.     With colourful display by Carnival Calabar dancers, Lagos State dance troupe and Eyo dancers ...

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Xenophobia: First batch of 320 Nigerians to arrive Lagos Wednesday aboard Air Peace

      Posted by Sade Williams     The first batch of Nigerians evacuated from South Africa will arrive today at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos by 1. pm today, (Wednesday). This is just as the Consular General described Air Peace Gesture as Unprecedented. Nigeria’s major carrier, Air Peace, which is voluntarily airlifting them in support of ...

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Business Travel; The Future, The Disruptors and The Impact

    By Lola Adefope     The chatter surrounding Business Travel has reached a tipping point, with many players scrambling to get a larger piece of the $13billion dollar pie, according to Rancoteur. GBTA [Global Business Travel Association] estimates the industry represents spending of much more than that worldwide and predicts that number will rise to $1.7trillion by 2022. ...

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