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The Akwa Ibom Commissioner for Finance, Mr Akan Okon, said consumption of alcohol in hotels and beer parlours in the state would now attract tax. Okon told journalists in Uyo on Saturday that people who consumed alcoholic drinks would begin to pay a token as tax.“Some people who lodge ...

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According to Jovago global CEO, Paul Midy, Jovago is investing In developing hotel channel and property management software solutions for the hotels it has listed on its platform.Jovagohad its annual stakeholder meeting yesterday and interesting information revealed at the meeting pointed ...

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The new feature allows hotels to link their hotel computers to POS terminals, such that hotel room payments are immediately reflected in the hotel’s computer and online records. Hotels across Nigeria are set to enjoy a reprieve from some of the accounting and reconciliation challenges they ...

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Some hoteliers in Benin have decried the current power shortage in the Edo capital, saying they now spend so much on diesel to power their generators.The managers of the hotels expressed their concern in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria in Benin on Sunday.They described ...

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Two Eko Hotel and Suites staff and a cab driver, were in Februarycharged before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos over alleged theft of chickens worth N55, 000. The accused were, however, granted bail in the sum of N100, 000 each with two sureties in like sum.Olabode Jacob, 40, ...

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed off buildings allegedly owned by former National Security Adviser (NSA) Colonel Sambo Dasuki in Kaduna, Kaduna State. According to reports, the commission sealed the property in the late hours of Sunday. Dasuki is being investigat ...

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Following the cold war between HPSSSA with management of FPH, National Daily sought to know the root of the problem. Here are the excerpts of the Acting General Secretary of HPSSSA, Comrade Gbenga Isola with ANDREW OJIEZEL WHAT led you into calling Federal Palace Hotel a slave camp? We are not ha ...

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Sun International has confirmed that three South Africans have been released after being detained in Nigeria last week. It’s unclear whythey were detainedor what they were accused of. The employees were held without being charged and Sun International says it managed to secu ...

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A commercial sex worker in Asaba, Delta State (name withheld) has absconded with her customer’s N3.5m in a hotel. It was gathered that the businessman (name withheld), who is a politician in Asaba, lodged into the hotel on Friday night around Abraka Road. Sources in the hotel said the busines ...

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The third edition of Africa Hotel Expansion Summit is holding in Lagos, Nigeria -January 28-29, 2016. Noppen, a leading international conference organiser across Africa, Europe and Asia, held the first and second editions of the summit in Ghana and Senegal. The 3rd Africa Hotel Expansion ...

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During the event at the NSE, the MD/CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Valentine Ozigbo, expressed his excitement over the successful completion of the company’s Series 1 & 2 bonds. According to him, Series 1 was oversubscribed by 30 % while Series 2 was 98% subscribed a testimony of undeniable i ...

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2015 2016

Picture Source: Core Eductaion Solutions 2015 started out quite slowly with hotels still trying to recover from the Ebola crisis as well as the terror threats which ended 2014. The elections and handing over in government as well as the change in economic policies also added to the slow pick up o ...

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