DESTINATION TOURISM NIGHT (DTN) 2021 will hold on Sunday 28th November at the Grand Ball Hall, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
This was disclosed in a release signed by Presdient, Travelogue Communications, Mr Ayo Omotoso. DTN, an annual gathering of tourism stakeholders and operators within the corporate world, government functionaries, entertainers and tourism enthusiasts, is a one-stop shop for information on travel trade business, meeting of the movers and shakers in the industry as well as policy makers.
Focused on Destination Lagos, Destination Tourism Night affords attendees unrivaled tourism offerings in a friendly atmosphere to learn, reignite and mix with other tourism friendly landmarks.
Since its debut in 2017, the Destination Tourism Night has remained a flagship of deliberative forum in harnessing the immense potentials of tourism business to the overall Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country both on the short run and long run respectively.
Omotoso stated that “This year’s edition is no exemption as it will be an evening of ‘’touritainment’’ – a fine blend of tourism and entertainment where guests will be treated to a mix of rich cultural display, exposure to better ecotourism assets across the country and banquet paraded with the best continental cuisine money can buy”.
Omotoso stated further, ’This year’s theme is Tourism Talent Development: Economic Access in Destination Lagos. The Destination Lagos Tourism Night will connect stakeholders, diplomats, fashion Community, Entertainment industry, corporate Organizations, Government agencies, Local Government Councils, Hospitality Community, Airlines and members of the general public in an atmosphere steeped in touritainment attractions with exciting music performances by Ara,the first African Female Talking Drummer and other A-list musical stars; Stand-up comedy, cultural displays, Ewi chant by the iconic Ajobiewe and the Destination Awards”.
Expected at the event includes, Mrs. (Pharm) Akinbile -Yussuf, Lagos State Commissioner for Tourism and Arts and Culture, Mrs Sally Mbanefo , Anambra State Commissioner for Mineral Resources, Tertiary Education, Science, Technology and ICT, Dr. Goodie Ibru, the Tourism Business Mogul, Chief Folorunsho Coker, DG NTDC, the Cultural Fashion icon, Chief Mrs. Nike Davies-Okundaye; Culture Patron and Entrepreneur, Prince Yemisi Shyllon; Business tycoon and Humanitarian, Engr. Noah Dallaji; Tourism comedy pathfinder – Alibaba; Kaffy, the Tourism Dance icon, Delegates of the South African Tourism, France, India and China and a host of celebrities including ex- BB Naija.