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Tuesday, February 25 • 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Going beyond the traditional, we are curious on the contribution the Culture industries (Art, Music and Fashion) can make in promoting travel into Nigeria.

By 2030, consumer spending on tourism, hospitality, and recreation in Africa is projected to reach about $261.77 billion, $137.87 billion more than in 2015. What are we doing to ensure growth of our tourism sector?

We will be discussing these and much more with a key tourism stakeholder. Ms. Lola Emeruwa, Founder of WISH Africa will moderate the session. WISH Africa is a social enterprise in the form of a media and marketing company focused on promoting African stories.

There will be opportunities for members of the audience to put questions to the speaker.

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Lola Emeruwa

Founder, WISH Africa
Operations consultant Lola Emeruwa has worked in the luxury industry for over a decade.She fine tuned her skills working with reputable brands such as Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Stella McCartney, and Net-A-Porter in offices located in London, Milan, Paris, New York and most recently... Read More →
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Dr. Adun Okupe

Senior Advisor, Red Clay Advisory
Adun is a researcher and practitioner with over a decade of research and advisory experience in infrastructure, tourism and sustainable development projects in sub-Saharan Africa and Europe. Adun is passionate about tourism as a tool for sustainable development with its focus on socio-cultural... Read More →
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Emeka Okocha

CEO, Nothing To Do In Lagos
Emeka Okocha, is a human being that loves to create. Developing Communities, Social Enterprises, Film, Fashion, Football, and Tech are the passions he has discovered at the moment. He is the founder of Nothing to do in Lagos, an online platform that brings people together through... Read More →

Tuesday February 25, 2020 11:00am - 12:00pm WAT
CreateNXT Stage
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