Nigeria can become world tourism powerhouse – Kakanfo Inn CEO
Aug 12, 2023 / Comments / by The Punch Newspaper
The Chief Executive Officer of Kakanfo Inn, Ibadan, Damola Are, has said Nigeria is blessed with a natural ecosystem and potential to become a world tourism powerhouse.
Are, who stated this during a courtesy visit to PUNCH Place on Friday, explained that with the right infrastructure like good road networks and jetties in place, it would be easy for investors to access many resort areas with recreational benefits.
Lola Spa berths with radiance at Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre
Aug 04, 2022 / Comments / by Akinwale Aboluwade - Oyo Reporters
The relaxed ambiance of the newly opened Lola Spa, Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre, is classy and inviting. Its interior glows radiantly with shades of blue. The cozy and richly furnished massage studio looks adorable and mind-arresting.
Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre serves freshness and class at Bawa Continent
Jul 23, 2022 / Comments / by Akinwale Aboluwade - Oyo Reporters
The ambiance is cool, green, classy, and relaxing with compelling lyrics coming from the music box. The hut is nicely built with bamboo sticks. Beside the creative tropical village setting sits a fountain of water, and lying opposite the structure is a chess set with an array of puns and officers assumably set for a world-class tournament.
Kakanfo Inn and Conference Center Distributes Palliatives to Households in the Kudeti Area of Ibadan
Jul 06, 2020 / Comments / by Staff Writer
Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre on Saturday July 4, 2020, distributed foodstuffs to 100 indigent households in the Kudeti area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Kakanfo Inn and Conference Center Distributes Palliatives to the Elders and Youth of Oke Are in Ibadan
Jun 08, 2020 / Comments / by Staff Writer
The Management of Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre, Ibadan on Monday 8th of June, 2020 distributed food items to residents of Oke- Are community in Ibadan, Oyo State to further cushion the effect of the lockdown order imposed by the government during the period of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A Letter to our Guests on the reopening of KICC and COVID-19
Jun 01, 2020 / Comments / by Kakanfo Inn Management
Over the last couple of months, the Government, Organizations, and indeed all of us have taken measures to control the spread and effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Strict lockdown policies were implemented, with adherence encouraged and even enforced.
Ibadan agog for Aminu basketball clinic
Jul 08, 2019 / Comments / by Ademola Babalola, Ibadan - Punch Newspaper
The fourth basketball clinic organised by NBA star Al-Farouq Aminu dunked off on Saturday in Ibadan, Oyo State.
Aminu, who represents the Nigeria national basketball team, D’Tigers, started the clinic four years ago under a Non-Governmental Organisation platform, the Aminu Good Works Foundation, with his wife Helina as president.
Jericho Metro Rotary Club recognizes Kakanfo Inn and Staff
Jun 27, 2019 / Comments / by Staff Writer
The Jericho Metro Rotary Club recognized Ms. Motunrayo Adegoke as the Team Member of the Year at Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre, Ibadan. In addition, the club recognized the company for the continued partnership spanning three decades.
Kakanfo Inn & Conference Centre supports free eye screening exercise by Rotary Club of Ibadan and UCH
Nov 26, 2017 / Comments / by PM Nigeria
No fewer than 118 residents of Oyedeji Community in Igbo Elerin, Lagelu North Local Government Area of Ibadan have benefited from the free eye screening carried out by the Rotary Club of Ibadan, Jericho-Metro.
NBA player Al-Farouq Aminu holds basketball camp in Ibadan, meets Olubadan
Jul 05, 2016 / Comments / by IBCITYNG - July 5, 2016
Portland Trail Blazers forward, Al-Farouq Aminu, visited Nigeria at the weekend to set up a training camp in Ibadan, which involved more than 40 children.
Some of the children will be selected to take part in the African Conference, taking place in South Africa later in the year. The D’Tigers star said it was his intention to mentor the children to star in the NBA soon.
Students from The Lord's College, Ibadan visit Kakanfo Inn
Jun 14, 2016 / Comments / by Staff Writer
Students from The Lord's College take time out for a group picture with Kakanfo Inn managers following a property tour, which was one of the highlights of their day trip excursion to Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre, earlier this month.
Hotel Weddings in Nigeria : 5 things every bride should know
Nov 04, 2014 / Comments / by Staff Writer
Wedding season is here. For many of us, that means it's time to dust off the dancin' shoes, check out those registries and clear room in the closet for that hideous bridesmaid's dress — but for a lucky (or unlucky) few, now's the time to be picking out invitations, scoping out florists, test-
driving DJ's and showing off that blinding bling.
Places to visit in Ibadan
Nov 04, 2014 / Comments / by Staff Writer
A mixture of old world charm and modern attractions, Ibadan has many attractions for the tourists and visitors on business.
The main attraction of Ibadan is the whole city and its position within Yoruba culture and history. Of course, there are particular places to visit such as....
All you need to know about Ebola Virus
Sep 18, 2014 / Comments / by Nairaland
Ebola Virus has become a household name overnight after the not so legendary Liberian, Patrick Sawyer introduced it into Nigeria… How unfortunate! The virus has proven itself to be quite legendary and a quick killer with no verified cure at the moment, so we apply the saying: Prevention is better than cure.
8 things to do when you're bored in a hotel room
Aug 05, 2014 / Comments / by Blog Author
For one reason or another, you might find yourself stuck in a hotel room when you thought you’d be out exploring a new destination. It’s happened to me
a few times — the weather is often the culprit, or a sudden illness.
Rather than feel down about all the stuff you’re missing out on, here’s a list of the things you can do to pass the time and make it feel like it’s still a fun part of your trip.
213 get Lekan Are ICT Centre certificates
Jul 28, 2014 / Comments / by Punch
Two hundred and thirteen pupils of St. David Primary School, Kudeti, Ibadan, were issued certificates by the Lekan Are Centre for Information Communication and Technology on Thursday.
5 reasons to lodge in our suites
Jul 19, 2014 / Comments / by Blog Author
Hotel suites are cost effective than getting two separate hotel rooms, especially for people sharing a room for business or family travel. Unlike other hotels where the impressive lobby may mean a small room, our suites at Kakanfo Inn are all about space and room amenities.
Kakanfo, Rotary give optical service to 800 girls
Jun 23, 2014 / Comments / by Punch Newspaper - May 24, 2014
Kakanfo Inn and Conference Centre, Ibadan, on Thursday organised an eye clinic for 800 girls from St. Teresa’s College with the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Department of Community Eye Outreach Clinic, providing medical personnel and technical services for the programme.
Meet Our CEO
May 30, 2014 / Comments / by CEO Africa
An Interview with Mr. Adedamola Olayinka Are, Vice Chairman and CEO - Kakanfo Inn. Mr. Are talks about his background and his vision for the company. In addition he gives insights into his thinking on issues such as corporate responsibility and community initiatives.