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Ghana Tourism Authority Launches Jollof Rice Festival

The Ghana Tourism Authority has launched the ‘Jollof Rice Festival,’ a part of its activities to make people patronise made-in-Ghana products.

The Jollof Rice Festival scheduled for 26th August, 2017 is being organised to promote Ghanaian cuisine, and is in connection with the “See Ghana, Eat Ghana, Wear Ghana, Feel Ghana campaign initiated by the Ghana Tourism Authority.

Indomix Celebrates Birthday With Bakassi IDPs, Promise To Do More

Indomix whose full name is Iloyi Oluwole Adebayo and a native of Ogun State decided to share his joy with the IDPs as part of his humanitarian services.

Swiss Hotel’s Signs For Jews Spark Row And Israeli Complaint

Israel has expressed anger to the Swiss government over a hotel’s sign that told Jewish guests to shower before using the swimming pool.

The sign in English, at Apartmenthaus Paradies in the mountain resort of Arosa, triggered much criticism.

FTAN Calls On Govt. To Overhaul Nigerian Visa Procedure

The Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria [FTAN], has called on the Federal Government to overhaul the process of issuing Nigeria’s visas in the country’s foreign embassies to make it easier, faster and also eliminate multiple levies.

Lagos Slumps As Travel To Africa Displays Double-Digit Growth

During the coming five months, August – December 2017, there will be 16% fewer airline seats on domestic routes and 9% fewer and on international routes to and from Lagos

An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial declines in both domestic and international capacity, mainly because Arik Air is cutting 53% of its seats for the rest of 2017.