Travel & Tourism

Aug 31, 2016
Africa’s rare forest elephants which play a key role in replenishing the central African rainforests will need almost a century to recover from an onslaught by ivory poachers because of…
Aug 30, 2016
Skytrax has published its latest survey, with eight African Airlines falling into the 'Top 100' global airlines. The Skytrax awards are a global benchmark in quality and safety and are…
Aug 26, 2016
Retired President Mwai Kibaki was airlifted to South Africa for specialised treatment after suffering a mild stroke this week. South Africa, it appears, has become the preferred medical destination for…
Aug 25, 2016
“Stellenbosch has the potential to become as significant as the Napa Valley,” says Clay Gregory, President and CEO of Visit Napa Valley. Gregory, who will be a headline speaker at…
Aug 22, 2016
Sun International Ltd. plans to exit Nigeria after the South African casino and hotel operator’s earnings in the country plunged amid a weakening economy and a dispute with the company’s…
Aug 19, 2016
Uber Technologies Inc. will begin using self-driving taxis to ferry customers around Pittsburgh as soon as this month, a first for the industry in a race among automobile and technology…
Aug 16, 2016
Change they say is the only constant thing in life and in this world of internet, change seems to be moving at breakneck speed. Those in business will attest to…
Aug 15, 2016
The Henley & Partners Visa Restrictions Index is a global ranking of countries according to the travel freedom that their citizens enjoy, and in 2016, ranked the Kenyan passport 70th…
Aug 09, 2016
South African Airways (SAA), Africa’s most awarded airline, is celebrating the first year of its nonstop service from Washington, DC to Accra, Ghana. The new route was launched on August…
Aug 09, 2016
No fewer than 14 airlines have withdrawn their services from the country due to low patronage on account of the economic recession. The airlines, including Iberia, United Airlines and Air…
Jul 31, 2016
President Paul Biya has approved a plan by American firm, Boeing, to restructure the limping Cameroon Airlines Corporation (Camair-co), Transport minister Edgar Alain Mebe Ngo’o announced. The restructuring requires the…
Jul 29, 2016
The Namibian government is considering putting hundreds of hippo and crocodiles stranded in dried up rivers and lakes due to the ongoing drought, up for trophy hunting, unless it gets…
Jul 26, 2016
NAMIBIA will soon abolish visa requirements for Africans, President Hage Geingob said during the official opening of the Foreign Policy Review conference. Namibia and other African states have long considered…
Jul 25, 2016
Mauritius is envisaging to establish an air corridor with India similar to that of the Asia-Africa air corridor launched earlier this year. Our ambition is to transform Mauritius into an…

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