Accra Technical University has been adjudged the best hospitality school in Ghana at the maiden edition of the Hospitality Awards Ghana held on Friday July 26, 2019 at Alisa Hotel, Accra.
The category which had Ho Technical University, Takoradi University and Cape Coast University as nominees was to recognise and reward institutions and organisations that have worked to promote the hospitality industry in Ghana.
Delivering a short address, President of the Ghana Hoteliers Association, Dr. Ackah Nyameke Jnr, urged hotels in Ghana to uphold higher standards in the hospitality industry to create the necessary inter and intra-competitiveness.
The event had in attendance, the honorable Member of Parliament for Afram Plains South, Eric Osei, and a host of other dignitaries.
Earlier this year, CNN Travel released a list of best destinations to visit in 2019. Among the countries surveyed, Ghana ranked 4th out of 19 countries. The list took into consideration the hospitality gains of each country, with tourism as the main determinant.
It is expected that with the launch of the “Year of Return” in Ghana, the hospitality industry will make some tremendous gains from the visit of expatriates