12th AKWAABA African Travel Market 2016 is scheduled to commence from the 30th October to 1st November 2016 at the Prestigious Eko Hotel and suites, Victoria Island Lagos.
The 3 day event kicks off @2pm 30th October with wine tasting/sampling. Various wine companies will be present to sample wines from all over the world at AKWAABA’S opening.
At 7pm we will be having the first ECOWAS fashion show to open the nights event. Organizers of the prestigious and world class Nigeria’s next super model competition /African fashion week and Africa International fashion show week/ Vogue talent for Africa International Business Consortium Nigeria ltd partners with AKWAABA Travel market to bring the ECOWAS fashion show 2016 to 12th AKWAABA.
According to Mrs. Joan Okorodudu originator of ISIS model, who has organized various leading international fashion shows and events, this fashion show will feature top designers from west Africa and top models in Africa, doing what they do best on the runway, aimed at promoting travel and tourism through fashion; theme: Where fashion meets tourism.
Top 100 travel and tourism companies will also be awarded at the Travellers night event. To crown the night, Anticipate the beauty of African music by our very own IRE the stage DEVI.
Ire is one of the finest African Contemporary Folk musicians with major audience in the francophone countries, she has the ability to tell stories through contemporary folk as a way of preserving our culture. This multi-talented act has graced many international stages with her strong presence and energetic performance which leaves her audience captivated by every move on stage. IRE is a name to reckon with in the African music industry as she serves as an ambassador, promoting the African culture through her lyrics, music and performance, a dynamite that never fails to explode….Using Entertainment to grow tourism in Africa!!
Will feature the Travel and Tourism Conferences. Aviation and tourism leaders to speak @ African Tourism and Travel conference @12th AKWAABA 2016, New Ideas and innovation in Travel and
Tourism will be discussed at this years’ African Travel and Tourism Conference taking place on 31st October – 1st November 2016. To discuss Issues related to E-Tourism we have confirmed Mr. Damian Cook, Founder E-tourism Frontiers Kenya speaker The Internet and the future of Travel in Africa.
Exhibition Times as shown below
– Oct. 30th – 2pm—5pm
– Oct. 31st – 10am—5pm
– 1st Nov. – 9am—6pm
Tel: +234 814 628 8455
AKWAABA yet to release list of exhibitors this year.