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Wakanow, Africa’s largest online travel agency with commercial operations in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya and the UK, extends its ambitions to open travel to fellow Africans and the world after reaching an agreement with Diani Beach. The Wakanow Destination Diani Golf Night event was definitely one to remember, filled...

Anyone who has been an airport check-in will understand this; Nothing could be more frustrating than being stuck with a couple of kgs excess luggage. Have you ever had to worry about the industry standard luggage dimensions, or wrap your head around the luggage size chart? We have good news for you! Some airlines now...

In a few months time, the stage will be set for football’s biggest fest – the 2018 FIFA World Cup.  This time, Russia will play host to 32 teams vying for bragging rights of football’s biggest prize. There’s enough fun for everyone in Russia. So, prepare to cheer your team to glory in some of these beautiful 2018...

Finally, here comes the moment we all have been waiting for – the 2018 World Cup draw. The fate of the 32 participating teams now decided, the Super Eagles have found themselves in Group D together with Argentina, Croatia, and Iceland. We are beaming our spotlight on the four teams that will square it off in Group...

Alex Iwobi’s role in the recent demolition of Argentina is no longer news. The versatile Nigerian two-goal hero shone like a million stars in the crunch encounter in faraway Russia. Here are seven things you probably don’t know about Iwobi. Iwobi – a young Arsenal prospect Source: Instagram/Arsenal Alex Iwobi was born...

Ohh yeah! You’ve saved all the cash you need to travel and you’re finally ready to turn those travel dreams into reality. Here’s a checklist for the Nigerian modern traveler  to ensure the magic of traveling is not lost in the planning. Do Your Research Make sure you know what is considered contraband at the airport...

We can almost bet that you saw the Game of Thrones season 7 premiere on Sunday. In case you are late to the party, you can still watch it online here. Already, the new episodes, as always, promise to be mind-blowing. And to confirm that awesomeness, the HBO website crashed on Sunday during the premiere as 10.1million...

All roads led to The African Centre, London yesterday, venue of the official media launch of Wakanow UK, a subsidiary of Wakanow Nigeria. It was a gathering of top notch media organizations, members of the diplomatic corps, major travel partners and friends of Wakanow. Speaking at the conference, Group Managing...

It was a harvest of laurels recently when Nigeria’s No1 travel company, Wakanow, carted home double honours at this year’s edition of the prestigious Marketing World Awards held at the Oriental Hotels, Lagos. The company was specially recognized for its innovative approach to promoting travel and tourism in Africa....

It all started with a clatter of footsteps at the reception, and later cascaded into a mist of joyful banters. And right from the console of a makeshift DJ, the melody of Onyeka Onwenu’s classical One love rent the air. By the time this writer picked his way through the entrance of the first floor, the “party” had...