Van Vicker a Popular Ghanian actor, who has starred in many Nollywood movies will man the Ghana Tourism stand at Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos.
This is coming just as Ghana Tourism Authority led by the chief executive, Mr. Akwasi Agyeman is set to storm Lagos with an array of top tourism products.
Included in the Ghanian 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.
This 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. It annually attracts visitors and Exhibitors from over 20 nations.
Also, Lagos State will be hosting 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, including a special pavilion for the 3 days of the event and visitors can sample traditional Lagos Cuisine from the 9th to 11th of September.
The event starts with a Nigeria Day event put together by the National Council for Arts and Culture NCAC, the Jollof rice war between Nigeria, Ghana and Gambia, Exhibitions by leading Tourism and Travel companies across Africa, Aviation Conference, youth in tourism conference, Gambia Day event, Ethiopia Day, Africa top 100 tour operators conference and Awards, thrills by the carnival Calabar group, a taste of Dubai, Namibia, South Africa and other destinations at this year’s show.