Tag: Lagos

Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore

Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019 13:35 0

Wings Travel Management , a leading global travel management company providing business travel services to clients in the finance, construction, security, energy and marine sectors, has ... Read More

Etihad: Dream routes to South Africa, Nigeria, Italy

Etihad: Dream routes to South Africa, Nigeria, Italy

editor editor- April 10, 2019 00:48 0

Etihad Airways is introducing dream routes in the form of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on its scheduled services this summer from Abu Dhabi to Johannesburg, ... Read More

Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA

Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA

editor editor- April 3, 2019 02:07 0

Starting today, South African Airways (SAA) has increased its frequency on nonstop flights between Washington, D.C.-Dulles International Airport and Accra’s Kotoka International Airport to 5 ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019 06:01 0

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair the Nomination Committee and join ... Read More

Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier

Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier

Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria- March 29, 2019 20:21 0

Nigerian Peacock Aviation company that worked as General Sales Agency (GSA) for the Gambian Mid Africa Aviation Company Ltd. that traded in Nigeria under the ... Read More

Etihad Airways signs codeshare with Gulf Air

Etihad Airways signs codeshare with Gulf Air

editor editor- March 26, 2019 19:12 0

Following the signing of a Memorandum of Understangin (MOU), Etihad Airways and Gulf Air have announced the signing of a codeshare partnership for travel commencing ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day

Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019 19:07 0

Ethiopian Airlines announced to its customers that it has finalized all preparations to once again celebrate International Women’s Day by operating an AllWomen Functioned Flight ... Read More

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019 17:10 0

Guangzhou-based China Southern Airlines and UAE's Emirates airline have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress on a comprehensive reciprocal codeshare agreement, which is ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019 02:07 0

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this area. Iberostar Group’s turnover for ... Read More

Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

editor editor- January 29, 2019 21:16 0

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct Travel & Tourism GDP in 2017 ... Read More

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 23:20 0

The pirates attacked the Panama-flagged ship MSC Mandy with a Russian crew off the coast of Benin in West Africa. According to Russia’s Maritime and ... Read More

South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service

South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019 18:05 3

The flag carrier airline of South Africa, South African Airways (SAA), today announced that it will increase the frequency on direct nonstop flights between Washington, ... Read More

Air Peace wants plans to connect Nigeria with the world in 2019

Air Peace wants plans to connect Nigeria with the world in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 28, 2018 07:32 0

Air Peace has unveiled its plan for the aviation sector in 2019 that takes the airline way beyond Nigerian borders. The airline is planning long-haul ... Read More

Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet

Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018 17:15 0

Boeing today delivered the first 737 MAX for Royal Air Maroc, which plans to use the fuel-efficient, longer-range version of the popular 737 jet to ... Read More

Largest aircraft deal ever for African continent announced

Largest aircraft deal ever for African continent announced

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018 02:15 0

Boeing and Lagos-based Green Africa Airways today announced a commitment for up to 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft, evenly split into 50 firm aircraft and ... Read More

Green Africa Airways banbks on Boeing 737 MAX 8

Green Africa Airways banbks on Boeing 737 MAX 8

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 21, 2018 06:09 0

Green Africa Airways today announced a commitment for up to 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft, evenly split into 50 firm aircraft and 50 options, as ... Read More

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 16:20 0

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index. ... Read More

The most popular destination cities in Africa  emerged

The most popular destination cities in Africa emerged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018 00:50 0

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index. ... Read More

Nigerian holiday resort hosts best ever Easter package

Nigerian holiday resort hosts best ever Easter package

editor editor- April 15, 2013 03:11 0

La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, Lagos last Easter hosted a four-day package for guests of the Nigeria’s foremost holiday resort by inviting a group of ... Read More

Joburg Tourism participates in Africa’s first Tale of Two Cities showcase in Lagos

Joburg Tourism participates in Africa’s first Tale of Two Cities showcase in Lagos

editor editor- October 4, 2012 09:48 0

From October 3-6, 2012, the Joburg Tourism team will be accompanying Executive Mayor, Cllr Parks Tau, and other high-level city delegates to the inaugural and ... Read More

Is Nigerian state visit a precurser of RwandAir’s Lagos flights?

Is Nigerian state visit a precurser of RwandAir’s Lagos flights?

editor editor- October 5, 2011 05:03 0

Nigerian President Jonathan Goodluck is expected in Kigali for a two day official state visit, aimed to discuss a more intense political cooperation as well ... Read More

Lagos governor promises to make state a tourist destination

Lagos governor promises to make state a tourist destination

editor editor- May 2, 2011 06:04 0

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN) yesterday assured Lagosians of his administration commitment to make the state a tourist destination. Read More

IATA urges improvement of Africa’s aviation safety

IATA urges improvement of Africa’s aviation safety

editor editor- March 30, 2011 03:55 0

LAGOS, Nigeria – the International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged increased emphasis on safety and infrastructure improvements as the top priority for African aviation during ... Read More

Kenya Airways goes daily with B777 to Hong Kong and Lagos

Kenya Airways goes daily with B777 to Hong Kong and Lagos

editor editor- October 1, 2010 02:40 0

(eTN) - The Kenyan flag carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ), has just announced that they will go daily by the end of September from Nairobi to ... Read More

Lagos government and landlords in stalemate over Lekki airport

Lagos government and landlords in stalemate over Lekki airport

editor editor- August 29, 2009 06:09 0

Plans to site an International Airport at the Lekki Free Trade Zone suffered a setback as the stakeholders' meeting between Lagos State government and representatives ... Read More

SA Tourism’s global marketing focus

SA Tourism’s global marketing focus

editor editor- July 30, 2009 02:19 0

The current marketing campaign of South African Tourism in Nigeria is not centered primarily on the forthcoming FIFA World Cup being held next year in ... Read More

African Sun breaks into the West Africa hospitality market

African Sun breaks into the West Africa hospitality market

editor editor- March 23, 2009 11:38 0

LAGOS, Nigeria (eTN) - Operating over six hotels within Nigeria and Ghana, including Obudu Mountain Resort in Cross River State, Amber Tinapa Resort in Calabar, ... Read More

US airline quits Nigerian route

US airline quits Nigerian route

editor editor- May 20, 2008 05:14 0

After almost two years of plying the lucrative Lagos-New York route, US airline North American has quit the route due to high fuel costs . ... Read More

Nigerian gov’t denies Delta Airlines direct flight to Lagos

Nigerian gov’t denies Delta Airlines direct flight to Lagos

editor editor- May 9, 2008 01:46 0

ABUJA, Nigeria (eTN) - America’s second largest airline, Delta Airlines, has been dealt a big blow by the Nigeria’s Ministry of Transportation officials following its ... Read More

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