Dubai Tourism CEO to lead 22 delegates to Nigeria for AfTM
THE leading tourism destination in Middle East and Africa, Dubai, will be attending the 15th Akwaaba African Travel Market 2019, scheduled to hold from September 22 to 24, at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Dubai has become the biggest destination for Nigerian travellers with over 20 flights a day terminating in Dubai from Lagos and Abuja. It is believed that over 300,000 Nigerians pass through Dubai every year.
This year with more partners and delegates, Dubai will be launching a dedicated breakfast to meet the entire travel trade tagged ‘A glimpse of Dubai’. About 22 companies and a high-powered delegation from the DTCM will engage Africa on destination Dubai. Dubai will also be giving out lots of prices and gifts to participants via raffles.
The DTCM delegation includes Issam Kazim CEO, Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing; Stella Obinwa, Director Africa, International Operations; Shae Brotherton, Senior Manager Integrated Experience Management; Tareq Binbrek Senior Associate, International Operations; Salim Ali Mohamed Dahman senior manager, Campaigns, Campaign Management and Janelle Lewis, senior manager, International Communications, PR and Communications.