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2016 ariya

Ariya is an annual Culture and Tourism Expo, a renowned initiative of West Africa Tourism. With a focus on the key facets of tourism - recreational, leisure and business - Ariya has continued to provide a mutually beneficial platform to the public and the tourism industry.

Ariya has presented well-attended Expos every year since 2010, when we focused on recreation and leisure tourism, highlighted by two of the finest Nollywood stars – Omotola Jalade Ekeinde and Ejik Asiegbo. In 2011, we attracted opportunities for investment . 2012 was set aside to present West African tourism assets to travel journalists and tour operator product buyers. In 2013, we did road shows in the sub-region. And In 2014, Ariya returned to London, educating the world about Africa. In 2015, we promoted travel and tourism in West Africa  to the international market, and in 2016 we are developing easy travel for tourists.

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