Travel & Tourism

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…
Jun 04, 2019
President Cyril Ramaphosa's mission to fix two of South Africa's most troubled state companies, power firm Eskom and South African Airways (SAA), could take longer than planned after their chief…
Jun 01, 2019
Egypt has been ranked top of 10 leading countries in Africa where hotel development has seen an upsurge, with Nigeria, Morocco and Ethiopia trailing. This is according to the 11th…
May 30, 2019
Ethiopian Airlines on Wednesday confirmed that its ET901/29 flight made an aborted landing at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos.   The General Manager of the Nigerian operations of…
May 24, 2019
Botswana has reinstated trophy hunting after a 5-year moratorium on the practice. In the wake of evidently declining wildlife numbers, former president Ian Khama imposed the ban in early 2014.…
May 23, 2019
Somalia on Wednesday criticised neighbouring Kenya for deporting two Somali lawmakers and a minister after authorities in Nairobi blocked them from entering the country. Senators Ilyas Ali and Zamzam Dahir…
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