Stella Fubara-Obinwa the Director, International Operations (Africa Market) for Dubai Tourism won the Travel Personality of the Year for West Africa at the Accra Weizo event held at La Palm Royal Beach Hotel, Ghana.
The event in Ghana was presided by his royal highness, a former Ghana’s tourism minister, the Nene Nagai Kassa VIII, Honourable Mike A. Gizo, Chief of Agomeda and President of Shai Traditional, saw Carnival Calabar Queens from Cross River State Nigeria send the audience wild with excitement as they entertained. Ghanaian Drum dancers equally entertained. The Ambassadors of 7 countries attended the event also. Accra Weizo is an annual tourism event for the ECOWAS region and it is held in Accra Ghana by the Organisers of Akwaaba African Travel Market.
Stella Fubara-Obinwa has over two decades of executive management, she is very caring and determined to deliver good not only to her nation but also to her people as an indigene of Rivers State. Stella is an Opobo Princess, a mother of four and one who has effective management capabilities in areas of finance, forecasting, marketing strategy, business development and policy formulation.
She’s very admirable and she puts up a strong personality.
The Top 100 Travel and Tourism Personalities in West Africa, which Stella Obinwa was also a part of, were honored at the 3-day event.
Among the winners is Mr. Frank Nneji the CEO of ABC Transport. He won the award in recognition of his trail blazing effort which has transformed land transportation across West Africa and in the process linking several countries conveniently through the gesture.
ABC Transport, the most successful transport company in West Africa, has been at the fore front of conveying people and goods across West Africa for over a decade and in the process has transformed tourism in the region since it launched its fully air-conditioned coaches on the West African routes in 2004.