Tourism

Akon Targets Senegal's Tourism In Latest African Project

Akon Targets Senegal's Tourism In Latest African Project

Senegal 2020-01-12

Tourism is the latest sector that Senegalese-American singer and songwriter Akon has identified as a potential area of investment on the African continent.

Best known for his R&B hits such as “Locked Up” and “Smack That,” the singer whose real name...

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Let’s Transform Year Of Return To Era Of Investments – Tiwala Chairman

Let’s Transform Year Of Return To Era Of Investments – Tiwala Chairman

Ghana 2019-11-25

The Chairman of the Tiwala group of companies Mr. Wisdom King Adukpo has lauded the government of Ghana for the year of return initiative which was launched in September 2018 by President Akuffo Addo. The launch which took...

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Ghana Ranked Fifth Most 'visa-open' Country In Africa

Ghana Ranked Fifth Most 'visa-open' Country In Africa

Ghana 2019-11-12

A new report published by the African Union Commission and the African Development Bank has ranked Ghana the fifth most visa-open country on the African continent.

According to the 2019 Africa Visa Openness Index, African travellers from 18 countries require no...

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Thomas Cook Collapse Threatens Gambia Tourist Industry

Thomas Cook Collapse Threatens Gambia Tourist Industry

Gambia 2019-11-09

When the rains were late this July, Gambians offered up prayers in the country’s mosques and churches for the troubled agricultural sector. Torrential downpours ensued, but they were followed by dark clouds shadowing the second pillar of the Gambian economy...

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Ghana's Minister For Tourism Urges The Media To Promote Locally Made Contents

Ghana's Minister For Tourism Urges The Media To Promote Locally Made Contents

Ghana 2019-11-02

The Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Hon. Barbara Oteng Gyasi has asked media outfits to stop telecasting foreign TV series such as ‘Kumkum Bhagya’ which promotes the Indian Culture.

Speaking at the Ghana Creative Industry Forum...

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Kenya To Tap Into Million-dollar Cruise Tourism Sector

Kenya To Tap Into Million-dollar Cruise Tourism Sector

Kenya 2019-10-26

Kenya is positioning itself to tap into the multi-million-dollar cruise tourism sector, and is set to open a cruise terminal in the port city of Mombasa this year, Najib Balala, Kenya’s Minister for Tourism and Wildlife has said.

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Traditional Festivals Important Drivers To Grow Tourism Sector

Traditional Festivals Important Drivers To Grow Tourism Sector

Ghana 2019-10-19

Mrs Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, has said Ghana's traditional festivals are important drivers  to grow the country's tourism sector and reiterated government's efforts in achieving that.

She said...

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Hotel Investments And The Tourism Sector

Hotel Investments And The Tourism Sector

Ghana 2018-09-24

The hotel and hospitality industry continues to grow in Ghana as every year new investments are made to grow the sector by private individuals. Hotels play a pivotal role in the tourism industry in Ghana; there are a lot of...

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Adventure Ghana Starts Registration For Reality Show Season 2

Adventure Ghana Starts Registration For Reality Show Season 2

Ghana 2018-09-18

With the successful premier of season 1 of adventure Ghana reality TV show on GH One and NTV two months ago, GEK Media Communication has began registration for season 2 of its TV series.
Season 1 of the series which...

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Tourism Authority To Organize Republic Day Cruise On Volta

Tourism Authority To Organize Republic Day Cruise On Volta

Ghana 2018-06-22

The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) in the Volta Region in collaboration with the Kpando District Assembly & G E K media communication is organizing a day’s fun trip on the Volta Lake.

The cruise, which is scheduled for July 1, will begin...

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