Akwaaba ATM: Actor Van Vicker to Man Ghana Tourism Stand
Ghana Tourism Authority will storm Lagos Nigeria for the 2018 edition of the Akwaaba African Travel Market with a cast of Top Tourism Products. Led by the Chief Executive of Ghana Tourism Authority Mr. Akwasi Agyeman, the team will include Van Vicker a popular Ghanaian actor. Although from Ghana, Van Vicker is very popular in Nigeria as he has starred in many Nollywood movies. The fair and handsome versatile actor has endeared himself to Nigerians with his flow and charming personality. Others on the team are members of the Ghana Tourism Federation and members of the Ghana Chef Association who will participate in the second edition of the Jollof Rice War with Nigeria and Gambia on the 9th of September. This year will be the Second year after the return of Ghana to Akwaaba African Travel market. Earlier in the year, the Organisers of Akwaaba had a very successful outing in Ghana with the 4th Accra Weizo in partnership with the Ghana Tourism Authority. Ghana will be hosting a special Ghana Day on Sunday the 9th immediately after the Jollof Rice Competition by 3 pm. Akwaaba African Travel Market is the biggest Travel Expo in West Africa and has been hosted in Lagos for the past 13 years and it annually attracts visitors and Exhibitors from over 20 nations. Lagos State will host a special day at the fair on the 11th of September at Eko Hotel and Suites. The Lagos day will see special cultural and artistic presentations to showcase the best of Lagos. With the Changing face of the city of Lagos amidst massive infrastructural reconstruction, delegates to the 14th Akwaaba Tourism Expo will be treated to the taste of Lagos as never before. Other highlights of the event will include Nigeria Day, Jollof Rice War, Exhibitions, Aviation Conference, Youth in Tourism conference, Gambia Day, Ethiopia Day as well as Africa Top 100 Tour Operators conference and Awards. The 2018 Akwaaba African Travel Market will take place from 9th to 11th of September at the prestigious Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos.