Private Tourism stakeholders in West Africa will be meeting in Accra, Ghana next month at the Accra Weizo tourism event which holds July 15. Accra Weizo is an event put together by the organizers of Akwaaba African Travel Market with the support of Ghana Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.
The 2016 edition themed: “Seamless Travels in West Africa” will host a discussion session on West Africa as a single destination.
The session will have discussants from the Nigeria Association of Tour Operators (NATOP), Tour Operators Union of Ghana (TOUGHA), National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA), and heads of the Tourism Associations from Benin and Togo. It will be moderated by a leading Ghanaian Journalist.
Accra Weizo is hosted by La Palm Royal Beach Hotel, supported by Ethiopian Airlines and Accra City Hotel. Mr. Ikechi Uko, the organizer of Weizo, stated the objectives which include improving travel and tourism growth in West Africa through easy access to towns and cities in West Africa.
Over 150 Travel Professionals are expected from all over West-Africa, with tours to Cape Coast for the 14th and 16th.