Tag Archives: Tourism

US Introduces New Policy Asking African Tourists To Pay $15,000 Refundable Visa Bond

The outgoing administration of President Donald Trump has issued a new temporary policy that could require tourist and business travelers from two dozen countries, mostly in Africa, to pay up to $15,000 in refundable bonds to visit the United States. According to the U.S. State Department who made this known in a statement on Monday, the temporary…

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Benue State Health Commissioner, Emmanuel Ikwulono, Is Dead

Dr Emmanuel Ikwulono, the Commissioner of Health and Human Services in Benue State, has passed away. Dr Ikwulono died on Wednesday afternoon after spending three months as Commissioner. Ms Ngunan Addingi, the Commissioner for Information, Culture, and Tourism in the state, announced this in a statement on Wednesday. According to her, the government condoles with…

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Aisha Buhari Wants Medical Tourism Reduced After Returning From UAE

Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President Muhammadu Buhari has returned from her exclusive medical trip to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Recall that she had travelled out of the country in the first week of August following a severe neck pain, according to The Punch. The First Lady disclosed her return in an Instagram post shortly landing in Abuja,…

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Ini Edo Celebrates Her Reappointment As A Top State Official In Style

In case you missed it, Ini Edo recently got reappointment as the Special Assistant on Tourism Development to Akwa Ibom Governor Udom Emmanuel and per usual, she celebrated looking drop-dead gorgeous The Nollywood actress shared the news on social media alongside new photo of her posing in a gorgeous suit. Thanking her boss, the governor, she wrote: “Grateful to God and…

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The Ben Enwonwu Foundation Presents Second Edition Of Monthly Series Talk, Point of View

The Ben Enwonwu Foundation in collaboration with the Society of Nigerian Artists and supported by Alliance Française /Mike Adenuga Centre Lagos, will on November 22, 2019 present the second edition of its monthly series talks Point of View. It will hold at Alliance Française/Mike Adenuga Centre, Ikoyi, Lagos. Drawing from other creative disciplines and experiences…

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The Ultimate Vacation in South Africa this Summer Courtesy South Africa Tourism West Africa

A vacation to South Africa is always a refreshing and relaxing one! With South Africa only 6-hours away, you can give your mind a little retreat from itself and all the work overload. With a welcoming environment, an accommodating host, an amazingly diverse culture with beautiful scenery and tasty food that soothes the soul, treat yourself to the perfect…

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Lagos To Take Centre Stage At Toronto International Film Festival – Commissioner

The Lagos State Government on Monday said that the state’s tourism and entertainment potential would be showcased at the 2016 Edition of Toronto International Film Festival. The state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Steve Ayorinde said this at a news conference in Ikeja. He addressed newsmen alongside his counterpart in Tourism, Arts and Culture,…

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Rivers Is Ready For AMAA – Wike

  The Garden city, Port-Harcourt, the Rivers State capital is currently agog as organizers conclude preparations for this year’s edition of the prestigious Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), set to hold tomorrow at the Obi Wali International Conference Centre, Port Harcourt. The oil rich city is currently witnessing an influx of top personalities including movie stars,…

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