As Lagos speedily develops into a smart mega city, various sectors in the vibrant multinational highly diversified economy are also strategically repositioning to competitively do business; the Hospitality sector is a core service provider that will host this rapidly emerging smart city.
Hospitality and tourism development and management firm Icon Hotels Group Africa (IHGA) is investing in a prime hotel facility in Juja as it moves to tap into opportunities in counties. The IHGA founder, Mr Fred Maina, said the construction of the flagship hotel in Juja was in line with the company's plan to devolve modern hospitality facilities in counties.
One of the first Kenyan owned hotel management company, Icon Hotel Group Africa is set reap Somalia’s peace dividends by setting up a branch in the country. Peace and normalcy has returned to the troubled Horn of Africa state after Kenya and the African Union defeated the Al-Shabaab. Somalia had not known peace for more than two decades.