THE TOURISM SUMMIT
THE BUSINESS OF TOURISM IN NIGERIA
Benefits of Joining a Tourism Association in Nigeria
With Lolo Ngozi Ngoka and Nnenna Fakoya-Smith
ABOUT LOLO NGOZI NGOKA
LOLO NGOZI NGOKA is the Founder of Zigona Travel and Tours Ltd, a travel agency with a niche for bespoke travel experiences and destination events for the upscale market.
She is passionate about the tourism industry and frequently participates in panel discussions at tourism trade shows and conferences where she delivers topical academic papers.
She is the pioneer chairperson of the Education and Training Committee of the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) and was a member of the committee set up by the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON) to make recommendations for grading and standardization of hotels in Nigeria. She has also provided tourism advisory services for state governments and traditional rulers in Nigeria.
A fellow of the Institute of Tourism Professionals, Ngozi Ngoka is the Trustee Board Chairperson of the Touristry Consultants Forum (TCF) and Vice President of the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) with oversight functions for Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo states of Nigeria.
She enjoys golfing, travelling and sharing her experiences in tourism publications. She often gives free developmental training to travel agents and participates in numerous mentorship programs for tourism practitioners.
Find out more about her and TCF below: