May 30, 2024


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Companies spend N7.9 billion on Hotel and Travel in Q1 2022, up by 56.4%


The most capitalized corporations stated on the Nigerian Exchange (NGX 30) spent around N7.9 billion on Hotel and vacation in the very first quarter of 2022, up from the N5.05 billion spent within just the identical period in 2021. This signifies an increase of 56.43%.

Nairametrics tracks the community details of the major shown companies on the NGX. The data was confirmed from the money reviews of the firms.

According to knowledge from Nairalytics – the analysis arm of Nairametrics, 17 of 30 companies invested more than N7.9 billion on Lodge and Journey in 3 months. Some of them are United Lender of Africa, Zenith Bank, Accessibility Financial institution, Dangote Cement, MTN, United Capital Plc (UCAP), NASCON, Union Bank, Transcorp and Dangote Sugar among other individuals.

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The Covid-19 pandemic influenced hotel and vacation in the previous two years as corporations chosen to meet virtually fairly than physically. However, the simplicity of lockdown protocols and other Covid-19 mandates has triggered a rebound in vacation functions globally together with in Nigeria.

This has now mirrored in the 56% bounce in travel investing 12 months-on-yr in the to start with quarter of 2022. Nigeria’s initial-quarter GDP also demonstrates expansion in equally sectors. Lodging solutions, which incorporates motels grew by 1.93% although air journey rose 50% in the very first quarter of the year respectively.


Top rated on the listing is United Lender of Africa (UBA) with N1.559 billion though the the very least is United Capital Plc (UCAP) which invested N9 million only on Lodge and Journey in just the very same period of time.

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Best 5 spenders

  • UBA elevated its Resort and Vacation expenses from N1.038 billion in Q1 2021 to N1.559 billion by the finish of Q1 2022.
  • Zenith Lender also elevated its Resort and Journey expenses from N797 million to N1.173 billion within just the identical period of time.
  • Accessibility Lender was the third major spender with N976 million in a few months, up from the N953 million used in Q1 2021.
  • Dangote Cement was subsequent with N948 million from N740 million.
  • MTN, the nation’s largest telco, invested N917 million on Lodge and journey in Q1 2022, up from N215 million incurred in Q1 2021

5 least spenders

  • UCAP was the least spender among the the prime companies outlined on NGX. The Money solutions company spent only N9 million only on Resort and Travel, as opposed to the N3 million used in 2021.
  • NASCON fairly used significantly less than what it expended in 2021, as the foods generation business incurred only N24 million against the N57 million invested in 2021.
  • Union Financial institution also put in N84 million in Q1 2022, up from the N49 million invested last calendar year.
  • Transcorp put in N106 million, up from the N50 million recorded in 2021
  • Dangote Sugar incurred N108 million in Q1 2022, from the N201 million recorded within just the exact period of time in 2021


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