Title: Marriott expands to Nigeria and Ghana
Dated: Mar 25, 2014
Marriott Intl., through its subsidiary U.S. based Protea has recently confirmed expansion plans in Nigeria focus on Port Harcourt in the oil-rich Niger Delta, the nation’s capital Abuja and the southeastern state of Enugu.
One of the hotels will be rated 5 star and branded Marriott Abuja and the second one three star Courtyard by Marriott (Port Harcour).
With the Ghana oilfields also creating demand for business travel, Protea will open a 130-room hotel in Takoradi in the country’s western region later this year.