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News Nigeria » Tourism: Bayelsa fast becoming Nigeria’s medical tourism hub —Obasanjo

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/bayelsa-fast-becoming-nigerias-medical-tourism-hub-obasanjo/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

YENAGOA — Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, weekend said the huge investments by Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State in ensuring quality healthcare delivery will soon turn the state into a medical tourism hub in the country. Obasanjo visits ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: Traditional Ruler Seeks Media Support in Promoting Tourism

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/19/traditional-ruler-seeks-media-support-in-promoting-tourism/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Hammangabdo, who made the appeal in his palace on Sunday while playing host to the executives of the Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Taraba Council said the press has a critical role to play in promoting tourism in the ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: Nigeria to host African Tourism Ministers’ meeting in June

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/nigeria-to-host-african-tourism-ministers-meeting-in-june/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and the United Nations World Tourism Organisation Secretary-General, Zurab Pololikashvili, on Friday in Madrid, Spain signed an agreement for Nigeria to host the 61st UNWTO Commission for Africa ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: No imminent war, crisis in Nigeria, says Lai Mohammed

News channel or source: https://guardian.ng/news/no-imminent-war-crisis-in-nigeria-says-lai-mohammed/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Minister is in Madrid for the signing of Agreement between Nigeria and the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) on the hosting of Conference of UNWTO Commission for Africa. The Conference of the ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: Nigeria: At Nigeria Travel Award, NTDC Boss Tasks Stakeholders On Domestic Tourism

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802100113.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

The Pearlwort Hotel & Suites, Ikeja, Lagos, recently played host to practitioners and stakeholders in the country's travel, tourism and hospitality sector, who converged at the venue for the second edition of Nigeria Travel Awards. An initiative of Jumia ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: Kebbi governor appoints tourism adviser to bring back Argungu

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/kebbi-governor-appoints-tourism-adviser-bring-back-argungu/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The festival, on global tourism calendar, brought fame and honour to Nigeria nay Kebbi State, but disappeared completely from the global cultural watch list due to unexplainable circumstances, thereby denying Kebbi State the needed tourism dollars and to ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: FG to showcase the best of Nigeria to the world with African Tourism Ministers' Meeting

News channel or source: http://www.worldstagegroup.com/index.php?active=news&newscid=43112&catid=3
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

L-R: The Minister of Information and Culture, Nigeria, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, and the Secretary-General, UNWTO, Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili, signing the Agreement on the hosting of the 61st CAF Meeting by Nigeria, in Madrid, Spain. WorldStage Newsonline—The ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: Tourism as a potential driver of economic growth

News channel or source: https://www.proshareng.com/news/Travel---Tours/Tourism-as-a-potential-driver-of-economi/38525
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Challenges of Nigeria’s tourism sector The deplorable state of Nigeria’s tourism sector is confirmed by the World Economic Forum’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index where the country ranked 129 out of 136 countries. Nigeria’s ranking ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: 2018 Lagos Polo tourney, showpiece of culture, tourism

News channel or source: https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/2018-lagos-polo-tourney-showpiece-of-culture-tourism.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Laoye disclosed that beyond the sport of polo, the week-long event would be used to further showcase the tourism potentials and cultural ... Seyi Oyinola said the cream de la cream of the Nigerian polo community will converge on Lagos to vie for honours ...

News Nigeria » Tourism: Nigerian official says snake ‘swallowed’ missing money

News channel or source: http://observer.ug/news/headlines/56907-nigerian-official-says-snake-swallowed-missing-money.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Snakes can do a lot of things, including making Miss Tourism scream, but chewing Naira is a new one. A Nigerian official has claimed that a snake swallowed hundreds of thousands of dollars that went missing under her watch, reports the BBC. According to ...