News and Events

THE family of ‎the late Chibuike Edeh, a worker with Protea Hotel, who died while in police custody two days after he was said to have been arrested for allegedly stealing N48,000 from a guest in the hotel, has demanded N500 million as compensation for the loss of their son. The death of 27-y ...

read more

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties, will manage The Address Hotel in Nigeria and Bahrain, the company’s chief operating officer, Philippe Zuber has said. According to the COO, the company will begin it management after operations are completed in 2 ...

read more

The police at State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, Panti, Yaba, have arrested a 55-year old man following the death of a 65-year-old woman in a hotel room at Olodi Apapa in Lagos State, western Nigeria. The suspect, Isiaka Akanbi, allegedly took Risikat Raheem to the popular hotel located a ...

read more

Rotana Hotels and Resorts has announced the signing of its first property in Nigeria under the brand, Centro, located in Lagos; the country’s largest city. Launched in partnership with Topwide Ventures Limited, the Centro property is complete with over 200 bedrooms and serviced apartments combi ...

read more

Lagos State Government has said that top hotels in the state lost over N8bn during the outbreak of deadly Ebola Virus Disease last year. Speaking at the ongoing ministerial press conference in commemoration of Governor Babatunde Fashola’s eight years in office, the state Commissioner for Inter- ...

read more

Transcorp Hotels Plc recently held its first annual general meeting after listing on the Nigeria Stock Exchange. The MD/CEO of the company, Mr. Valentine Ozigbo spoke to journalists on the operations of the company and the hospitality industry, among other issues Our hotel has always been viewed ...

read more

Transcorp Hilton Hotel is not only interested in expanding and develop­ing hotels in the country as planned in Port Harcourt, Ikoyi, Ikeja and Warri as well as a convention centre and apartment complex in Abuja. It is also developing and investing in their employees involved in making the busines ...

read more

INTERCONTINENTAL Hotels Group and Wavecrest College of Hospitality, have announced the launch of the 1st IHG Academy programme in Nigeria, joining more than 600 IHG Academy programmes globally. The IHG Academy is a global network of educational and community organisations allied with local IHG-br ...

read more

As reported on Sun News Online, Transcorp Hilton Hotel has declared a dividend of N2.8 bil­lion for 2014 financial year translating to 37 kobo per every 50 kobo ordinary share held. At its maiden An­nual General Meeting (AGM) in Abuja, the Chairman, Board of Directors, Transcorp Hotels, Mr. O ...

read more

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced that it will be opening ‘the Park Inn by Radisson’ Onitsha, Anambra State. The hotel will have 152 rooms and is scheduled to open third quarter of 2016 increasing the group’s portfolio in Nigeria to 7 hotels with 1,200rooms. It will also have 3 ...

read more

The owner of De Jewel Apartment Ado Ekiti, Mr. Oyedeji Olajubu, has decried the multiple taxes imposed on hoteliers in the country, saying the situation is killing the hospitality business. He appealed to the Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation to protect the tourism and hospitality sector i ...

read more

As the naira continues in its free-fall, and banks tighten interest rate for long term lending to 23 percent, the Nigerian hospitality industry is at the risk of losing investments or experiencing delays in investments expected to deliver over 2,000 hotel rooms (from about nine hotels in the pi ...

read more
Back to top