VoyagesAfriq Media Limited has been named the most outstanding travel media in Africa at the maiden edition of the Pan-African Tourism Leadership Awards in 2018 held in Accra
The event was part of the inaugural Africa Tourism Leadership Forum organized by the Africa Tourism Partners with support from the Ghana Tourism Authority and Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture.
VoyagesAfriq is a pan African travel and tourism media headquartered in Ghana with flagship publication, VoyagesAfriq travel magazine and an online portal and PR agency.
The travel and tourism media was recently recognized by the United Nations World Trade Organization (UNWTO) as partner in global tourism development.
VoyagesAfriq beat two other nominees Katchie Nzama, South Africa and Nigeria’s Discoveria to emerge the number one travel media on the continent.
There were nine award categories at the event which sought to recognize and celebrate countries, organizations and individuals for their outstanding accomplishments in tourism development across Africa.
Other award winners of the night included Rwanda Development Board (Progressive Policies’ Award), Lekan – Kehinde, Michael Oluwadamilare – Discoveria (Outstanding Entrepreneurship Award), Carmen Nibigira (Women in Leadership Award), South Africa (Most Innovative Business Tourism Destination Award), and Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve (Outstanding Accommodation Facility),
The rest are Ethiopian Airlines (Outstanding Tourism Transportation Award), Wilderness Safari (Championing Sustainability Award) and Professor Wangari Muta Maathai (Destination Africa – Lifetime Award”)