Empire Travel Services Ltd was established on May 23, 1989 and started operation immediately.
We secured our International Air Transport Association (IATA) Licence in June, 1990 which gave us the full authority to operate as an international travel agency.
We have since developed into one of the best run travel agencies in Nigeria.
Empire Travel Services Ltd paraded some of the best hands in the industry, well trained and holding IATA professional certificates ranging from foundation diploma to the Senior Management certificates. Our Managing Director was instrumental to securing the licence for the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Institute in 1998. Needless to say that we have been involved in the training of industry personnel all over the country- airlines and travel agencies alike.
Empire Travel Services Ltd is a member of the National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) and Association of Umrah and Hajj operators of Nigeria (AUHON), Our Managing Director, Mr. Ahmed Ojuolape, is also involved in the planning and execution of Umrah and hajji operations (international only) for more than twenty years. He has served in various capacities in these Associations and Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria. He also serves in several committees such as APJC, NAHCON Hajj technical Committee among others.
Mr. Ahmed Ojuolape has received many international and National awards on behalf of Empire Travel Services Ltd, Awards from
- Trade leader’s club Award (Spain)
- Travel personality award (Centenary edition)
- African Icon of our Generation award
- Nigeria Humanitarian Icon award
Empire Travel Services Ltd is run by cream of IATA Certified Professional from inception and they have continuously train themselves.
We are member of several hotel organisations that specializes in hotel bookings the world over, such as Unitravel group, Accor hotels group, Marriot group, Booking.com, Travelodge group, Choice priviledge, Grupo Transhotel, Javago, etc
All Management Staff constantly attend internationally and local Conferences and Seminars such as WTM, FITUR, ATM, Adventures shows, IBTM, ITB Berlin,IMEX, IATA conferences etc.
Our mission is to provide the best services in the Travel industry quickly, reliably and in the most efficient way to our customers through honesty, persistence and devotion to our course and that of our principals.
To maintain the highest standards in the conduct of our business through training, reward and motivation of our entire workforce and to maintain an enviable image as a reflection of our competence in our endeavour.
Is to deliver the best travel services to our customers in the most efficient and profitable way and to rank among the best travel and tour agencies in the world through training and re-training of our work force.