Today, January 12, is the birthday of a Nigerian and African tourism icon, Mr. IKECHI UKO! A consummate travel professional, Ikechi Uko wears many hats (pun intended). He is a travel business consultant, travel promoter, tourism development consultant, media consultant, travel writer and author.
In the past 13 years, Mr. Uko has successfully organized and hosted AKWAABA – African Travel Market®, the first international travel and tourism expo in West Africa. He is also the brains behind Accra Weizo©, Abuja JABAMAH© and Port Harcourt BANTABA©. In addition, he is the CEO of Jedidah Promotions, publisher of African Travel Quarterly magazine, ATQNews.com, Project Coordinator of Seven Wonders of Nigeria, and a consultant to Calabar Carnival, Africa’s largest street party. Ikechi Uko is happily married to Rita and the union is blessed with lovely children.
Afro Tourism® celebrates Mr. Ikechi Uko and felicitates with him on this special day wishing him all the best in his various endeavours.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, IKECHI!
See a clip of AKWAABA 2016
See a clip of Port Harcourt BANTABA 2017