NIHOTOUR DG mourns FTAN president



Alhaji Nura Kangiwa, Director-General, National Institute for Hospitality and (NIHOTOUR) mourned Alhaji Saleh Rabo, President, Federation of Association of Nigeria (FTAN).


Kangiwa said this in a statement by Ahmed Sule, Director, Media and Public Relations, NIHOTOUR, on Saturday in Abuja, describing the as a committed and hardworking professional in the industry.


extolled the virtues, saying his death was a loss to the travel and hospitality industry.


According to him, Rabo’ expertise and contributions to the industry would be greatly missed.


said the FTAN president was a pillar in the industry, who ensured that quality service delivery was compromised.

While prayed for the repose of the soul of the , he added that he did all he could to take the industry to greater heights.

He prayed the Almighty Allah to grant his family, the travel community, friends and associates the courage and fortitude to bear the loss.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Rabo died at his residence in Abuja and was buried the same day according to Islamic rites.

NAN also that the deceased was the National President of FTAN and member, Board of Directors of the Hospitality and Tourism Sector Skills Council of Nigeria (HTSSCN).

He was also former Vice President of the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) between 2012 and 2016. (NAN)