1st National Conference on Hospitality and Tourism, organized by the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism

1st National Conference on Hospitality and Tourism, organized by the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism

1ST NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM, ORGANIZED BY NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM, NORTH EAST CAMPUS BAUCHI AND DEPARTMENTS OF HOSPITALITY, MANAGEMENT AND LEISURE AND TOURISM MANAGEMENT, FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, BAUCHI. Introduction The Maiden Edition of the Annual Conference on Hospitality and Tourism, jointly organized by the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, Northeast Campus … Read more

Allocate more Resources to Hospitality, Tourism Industry, FG Urged

Allocate more Resources to Hospitality, Tourism Industry, FG Urged

The federal government has been urged to allocate more resources to the country’s hospitality and tourism industry for improved service delivery. This was contained in a communique issued at the end of the first National Conference on Tourism and Hospitality organised by the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism, North-east campus Bauchi, in collaboration with … Read more

$9 billion Infrastructure Spending Will Boost Nigeria Tourism – Lai Mohammed

$9 billion Infrastructure Spending Will Boost Nigeria Tourism - Lai Mohammed

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018, revealed that the federal government has so far spent $9 billion on infrastructural projects in the last two years. Alhaji Lai Mohammed emphasized that such infrastructure spending will create access to more tourist sites across Nigeria and eventually boost the tourism … Read more

FTAN confirms Amachree as Nigeria’s Father of Tourism

FTAN confirms Amachree as Nigeria’s Father of Tourism

The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) has confirmed Chief Mike Amachree as Nigeria’s Father of Tourism in Nigeria. This is a follow -up to the award of the same title earlier conferred on him by African Travel Quarterly (ATQ) led by  Ikechi Uko during Bantaba event in Port Harcourt last year. FTAN, led … Read more

Touristy Consultants Forum Holds AGM, Inaugurates Working Committee

Touristy Consultants Forum Holds AGM, Inaugurates Working Committee

The Touristy Consultants Forum (TCF) has organised its maiden Annual General Meeting (AGM) which provided the platform for the election of new Executive Members who would take over the mantle of leadership from the Board of Trustees and the Interim Director. The event which held on Monday, 14th May, 2018 at the Presidential Hotel, Port … Read more

UNWTO: International Tourism Source Markets Rebound in 2017

Virtually all source markets reported higher tourism spending in 2017, reflecting continued strong demand for international tourism across all world regions. Both emerging and advanced economies fuelled growth, led by the United States which spent US$ 12 billion more on travel abroad. China spent US$ 8 billion more, consolidating its leadership as the biggest spender … Read more