RAKING IN MORE REVENUE THROUGH TOURISM

  THE global crash in world oil price has negatively affected the country. The income that the country had hitherto generated from sales of crude oil has dwindled drastically. This has affected the government’s ability to carry out projects and fund its expenditures. It is, therefore, exploring means of earning income outside oil that currently More...

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By editor On Monday, February 8th, 2016
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GLOVIC BOSS CALLS FOR TOURISM MINISTRY

Managing Director of Glovic Travels and Tours Limited, Mr Okechukwu Nwaogbo, has called for the creation of a Travel and Tourism Ministry to harness the sector’s full potential. He said the ministry should be More...

By prince okereafor On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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HOW NIGERIAN DOCTORS CONNIVE WITH FOREIGN AGENTS TO TAKE PATIENTS ABROAD

Doctors have been blamed for Medical tourism in Nigeria as some doctors and unscrupulous business men connive with foreign agents to send patients abroad for profit. The Chief Medical Director, University College More...

By editor On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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TOURISM INFORMATION DESK NOW AT ENUGU AIRPORT

In furtherance of its campaign for the promotion of domestic tourism, the management of Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) in partnership with Viko Group of Companies Limited has opened yet another More...

By editor On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
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TOURISM EXPERT URGES LOW INTEREST RATES TO PROMOTE SECTOR

Mr Yomi Jones, the Managing Director of Six Continent Travels and Tours Ltd., on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to reduce the interest rate on loans to tourism agents and other entrepreneurs. Jones told More...

By editor On Monday, March 30th, 2015
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NTDC, COTE D’IVOIRE TO PARTNER ON TOURISM, ECONOMY

The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) and the Cote d’Ivoirean embassy in Nigeria are set for a strategic partnership on tourism and economic development. Cote d’Ivoire’s Ambassador to Nigeria, More...

By editor On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
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CULTURAL TOURISM ENGAGEMENT TO UNITE NIGERIA, CYPRUS

THE inauguration of the Oodua Progressive Union (OPU) in Cyprus may have opened new vistas of opportunity for both Nigeria and Cyprus in the area of culture and tourism. OPU, an association concerned with the activation More...

By editor On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
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EBOLA: CHINA TOUGHENS TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS ON WEST AFRICANS

China has been quietly toughening travel restrictions on students and businessmen travel­ling from Ebola-hit West Africa, even as it increases support to fight the deadly disease in the re­gion, diplomats More...

By editor On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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2014 OSUN OSOGBO FESTIVAL AND THE 2014 OSUN CHILDREN CULTURAL FIESTA

Directo-General of NTDC, Dr (Mrs) Sally Mbanefo, receiving a gift from Jimi SOlanke during the 2014 Osun Osogbo Festival. The Director General, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) Dr.(Mrs) Sally Mbanefo More...

By editor On Sunday, November 9th, 2014
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‘EBOLA CANNOT STUNT TOURISM GROWTH IN AFRICA’

Director General of the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Sally Mbanefo Despite the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in some parts of Africa, experts  at the World Travel Market (WTM) 2011 More...