Home / Tourism

Tourism

Essikado launches 6th edition of Kuntum

The Essikado traditional Area on Tuesday launched the 6th edition of Kuntum festival of the chiefs and people of Ahanta and Nzema lands. Nana Kwesi Agyeman IX,   Omanhene of Lower Dixcove, said this year’s Kuntum festival looked forward to the active participation of the various traditional councils,  Chiefs and religious …

Read More »

Tourism Ministry to construct 100 washrooms at beaches

Ministry of Tourism, Creative Arts and Culture is to construct about 100 units of washrooms at popular beaches across the country to ensure good sanitation at the sites. The Ministry is also engaging local sanitation task forces to promote and maintain “proper” sanitation at tourist sites and beach destinations, Madam …

Read More »

Wli waterfalls can be Ghana’s tourism haven – Afeku

Madam Catherine Afeku, Minister for Tourism Arts, Culture and Creative Arts has observed that Wli Waterfalls in the Hohoe Municipality could become Ghana’s tourism haven if resourced. She said dilapidated changing rooms, lack of rest stops,sanitary and recreational facilities had discouraged dedicated tourists to the Falls.   The Minister made the …

Read More »

Ghana Mission and Air Namibia to promote stronger ties

Air Namibia’s new route to the ECOWAS sub-region; Windhoek-Lagos-Accra was unveiled on Wednesday in Windhoek. The High Commissioner of the Republic of Ghana to Namibia, Ms. Elizabeth Salamatu Forgor was among the special guests at the event, which was also used as an information sharing platform for stakeholders and partners. …

Read More »

Ho Airport will be new route – GACL

Mr John Dekyem Attafuah, Managing Director, Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL), has said the Company was actively engaging airline and tour operators to develop the Ho Airport as a new route. “Air traffic develops and we think the Ho Airport has the potential to turn out to be one of …

Read More »

Nungua Homowo and website launched

The traditional authorities of Nungua have launched the annual Homowo (Kplejoo) Festival and a website dubbed: overlordofgadangme.org to serve as a platform where the youth can learn the history of the land. Gborbu Wulomo, Numo Borketey Laweh Tsuru XXXIII, the Overlord of Ga State, who launched the programmes, said the …

Read More »

Increased intra-African air connectivity will enable Africa grow – Minister

Ms Cecilia Abena Dapaah, the Minister of Aviation on Wednesday said increased intra-African air connectivity will enable Africa seize the opportunity for growth provided by its demographic and resources advantage. She said Africa with its 1.1 billion population, and China with a slightly higher population of 1.3 billion have a …

Read More »

Emirates announces $1.1b profit in 2018

The Emirates Group has announced a profit of AED 4.1 billion, equivalent to $1.1 billion for the financial year ended March 31, 2018. In an email copied to ghanabusinessnews.com, Emirates said this is its 30th consecutive year of profit and steady business expansion. According to the airline Group, the profit …

Read More »