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The Abuja Sheraton General Manager - Ebbesen Morten reveals the plan to transform the renowned hotel to an up to date hotel. This plan affects every part of the hotel as the hotel was built several years ago with no provision for today's facilities such as iPod, internet, slim TV sets,showers etc ...

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The Federal Inland Revenue Service arrested 8 hotel managers last week in some parts of Abuja following repeated written request to remit their tax. Though some of the hotels have been registered as far back as 2003, there is no evidence that they were registered as tax payers nor have remitted ...

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The Sunborn Yacht Hotel in Lagos, multi-billion naira floating hotel which arrived Lagos over two years ago remains floating on the Marina waterfront has not been used since the yacht was purchased from the UK. The supposed tourist destination is said to be an object of mockery now as the yacht looks ...

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The regulatory body of Nigerian tourism-Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation, in collaboration with EFCC have asked hoteliers to register with NTDC as this will provide credible, reliable and accurate information on some important issues, Hotels are now used as hide-outs for criminals, mone ...

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Housekeeping like every other department is an important but very demanding unit of the hotel. It can either make your guests come back or send them away along with their friends and family.Most times people think hotel housekeeping is just about cleaning but it entails a lot more. Apart from proper ...

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Intelligence report shows that the Boko Haram group has earmarked between Monday, September 26 and Saturday, October 1, 2011, when Nigeria would be celebrating its 51st independence, as the period to hit some of their selected targets.Among these targets, the source said, are the NNPC Towers in Abuja ...

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Staff of Lafia Hotel, Apata, Ibadan, a subsidiary of O'dua Conglomerate during the week protested over non-payment of their five-month salaries. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that all the major gates leading into the hotel were locked to deny visitors and customers access. A spokes ...

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The Managing Director of Thornberry Africa, Mr. David Church identified higher cost of operating or running hotels in Nigeria and the cost of importing hotel facilities and equipment as major factors accounting for the expensive nature of hotel business in Nigeria. "Hotel rooms in Nigeria costs ...

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Thornberry Africa's Managing Director, David Church thinks it is high time management of hotels and like businesses are brought to world class standard, which according to him, are achievable through reputable expertise of management companies like Thornberry.According to Church, each property on ...

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International Radio Alphabets

INTERNATIONAL RADIO COMMUNICATIONS - RADIO CODE ALPHABETS Have you ever wondered what booking agents are always talking about when making your reservations? Well, here they are - your radio alphabets from A-Z. These are the internationally accepted codes in order to avoid incorrect spellings your det ...

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Value and Quality Guests are looking for a balance between quality and value when choosing a hotel. So you may consider making your value of rooms and services equivalent to the prices you are charging. You may just need to touch them up a little this year like brightening up bathrooms, im ...

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My Trip to Eko Tourist Resort Although it was not planned, I found myself at the feet of nature and could not just leave immediately. I was a bit frustrated on my way there as there were no sign posts or directions on the road regarding how to get there, we just had to depend on other friends - the p ...

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