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Tourism Ministers of the Middle East Focus on Employment at UNWTO’s Annual Gathering in the Region

Madrid, Spain, 10 May 2018 – The 44th meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for the Middle East, organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Ministry of Tourism of the Arab Republic of Egypt (Sharm el Sheikh, 8-9 May 2018), focused on innovation and digital transformation. It was followed by this year’s UNWTO…

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Google and the City

THISDAY When technology meets travel, seamless travel experience happens. This is something Google has consistently done in the past four years. This year, the maiden Lagos edition wasn’t any different, navigating Lagos with Google tools. I learnt the art of home-made-party jollof rice with Chef Eros, explored the waterways of Lagos and paid homage to…

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World Tourism Day and Domestic Tourism in Nigeria

By Demola Ojo | THISDAY The past few weeks bear evidence that the call for Nigerians to embrace travel within their country is being heeded. Advocates for domestic tourism believe there is no better time to explore Nigeria’s natural beauties and promote its cultural heritage. Prominent among these advocates are the tour operators through the…

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