Travel & Tourism

Jul 22, 2019
Just before President George Manneh Weah inherited the mantle of authority from former President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, something sinister took place under the radar when no one was looking – or…
Jul 22, 2019
Egypt on Sunday defended security at its airports after two European airlines temporarily halted their flights to Cairo.   The British Airways abruptly suspended all flights to Cairo on Saturday…
Jul 17, 2019
Ten Turkish sailors on a cargo ship on Tuesday were reportedly kidnapped for ransom, by some yet to be identified armed men off the coast of Nigeria.   A statement…
Jul 13, 2019
Nigeria will have every right to think about winning the title. On the day, you could tell the Nigerians were in town. In certain locations of Cairo, the bleating blast…
Jul 13, 2019
US President Donald Trump confirmed Friday that agents of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency will launch raids across the country this weekend to round up thousands of undocumented migrants…
Jul 12, 2019
A humanitarian official on Thursday said Tunisia’s navy has recovered 38 additional bodies from a migrant boat that sank off the Tunisian coast.   According to Mongi Slim, the head…
Jul 08, 2019
South Africans can now visit 99 countries visa-free or with a visa-on-arrival, according to the latest Henley Passport Index. This latest ranking of passport power and global mobility – which…
Jul 02, 2019
Zimbabwe’s passport-issuing service has ground to a halt, officials said Monday, leaving many citizens trapped in the country as its economic crisis worsens. Applicants for new or renewed passports face…
Jun 30, 2019
In the last week, Israeli media has been awash with news of the controversial visit of Nigerian cleric T.B. Joshua to Nazareth. Initial news of the visit ignited a furore…
Jun 27, 2019
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has identified a new risk that Boeing Co must address on its 737 MAX before the grounded jet can return to service, the agency said…
Jun 22, 2019
An Italian aviation interior company, Aviointeriors, has designed SkyRider seats or standing seats for a new ‘Ultra-Basic Economy’ class on planes.   Also known as saddle seats, Aviointeriors first introduced…
Jun 21, 2019
The second largest Ebola virus disease outbreak on record is currently raging in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) with over 2,000 cases and more than 1,400 deaths recorded.…
Jun 17, 2019
One of the biggest air lines in Nigeria, Arik Air, on Monday urged young Nigerians to embrace careers in the aviation sector in order to contribute their quota to national…
Jun 11, 2019
Mr Ikechi Uko, An aviation and tourism expert on Tuesday said Nigeria should develop an Aviation Masterplan so as to maximise the abundant opportunities in the sector.   Ikechi, who…
  1. Opinions and Analysis

Calender

« July 2019 »
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31