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World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean
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World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

mm Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of ... Read More

Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore
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Wings Travel Management Appoints Chief Operating Officer: Asia Pacific based in Singapore

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 15, 2019

Wings Travel Management , a leading global travel management company providing business travel services to clients in the finance, construction, security, ... Read More

Etihad: Dream routes to South Africa, Nigeria, Italy
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Etihad: Dream routes to South Africa, Nigeria, Italy

editor editor- April 10, 2019

Etihad Airways is introducing dream routes in the form of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on its scheduled services this summer ... Read More

Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA
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Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA

editor editor- April 3, 2019

Starting today, South African Airways (SAA) has increased its frequency on nonstop flights between Washington, D.C.-Dulles International Airport and Accra’s ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier
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Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier

Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria- March 29, 2019

Nigerian Peacock Aviation company that worked as General Sales Agency (GSA) for the Gambian Mid Africa Aviation Company Ltd. that ... Read More

Etihad Airways signs codeshare with Gulf Air
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Etihad Airways signs codeshare with Gulf Air

editor editor- March 26, 2019

Following the signing of a Memorandum of Understangin (MOU), Etihad Airways and Gulf Air have announced the signing of a ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day
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Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines announced to its customers that it has finalized all preparations to once again celebrate International Women’s Day by ... Read More

China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement
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China Southern Airlines and Emirates sign codeshare agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

Guangzhou-based China Southern Airlines and UAE's Emirates airline have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to progress on a comprehensive ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019
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Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this ... Read More

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Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

editor editor- January 29, 2019

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct Travel ... Read More

African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors
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African pirates attack ship with Russian crew, kidnap six sailors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

The pirates attacked the Panama-flagged ship MSC Mandy with a Russian crew off the coast of Benin in West Africa. ... Read More

South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service
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South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

The flag carrier airline of South Africa, South African Airways (SAA), today announced that it will increase the frequency on ... Read More

Air Peace wants plans to connect Nigeria with the world in 2019
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Air Peace wants plans to connect Nigeria with the world in 2019

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 28, 2018

Air Peace has unveiled its plan for the aviation sector in 2019 that takes the airline way beyond Nigerian borders. ... Read More

Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet
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Royal Air Maroc welcomes its first Boeing 737 MAX jet

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Boeing today delivered the first 737 MAX for Royal Air Maroc, which plans to use the fuel-efficient, longer-range version of ... Read More

Largest aircraft deal ever for African continent announced
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Largest aircraft deal ever for African continent announced

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 22, 2018

Boeing and Lagos-based Green Africa Airways today announced a commitment for up to 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft, evenly split ... Read More

Green Africa Airways banbks on Boeing 737 MAX 8
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Green Africa Airways banbks on Boeing 737 MAX 8

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 21, 2018

Green Africa Airways today announced a commitment for up to 100 737 MAX 8 aircraft, evenly split into 50 firm ... Read More

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city
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Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual ... Read More

The most popular destination cities in Africa  emerged
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The most popular destination cities in Africa emerged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual ... Read More

Nigerian holiday resort hosts best ever Easter package
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Nigerian holiday resort hosts best ever Easter package

editor editor- April 15, 2013

La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort, Lagos last Easter hosted a four-day package for guests of the Nigeria’s foremost holiday resort ... Read More

Joburg Tourism participates in Africa’s first Tale of Two Cities showcase in Lagos
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Joburg Tourism participates in Africa’s first Tale of Two Cities showcase in Lagos

editor editor- October 4, 2012

From October 3-6, 2012, the Joburg Tourism team will be accompanying Executive Mayor, Cllr Parks Tau, and other high-level city ... Read More

Is Nigerian state visit a precurser of RwandAir’s Lagos flights?
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Is Nigerian state visit a precurser of RwandAir’s Lagos flights?

editor editor- October 5, 2011

Nigerian President Jonathan Goodluck is expected in Kigali for a two day official state visit, aimed to discuss a more ... Read More

Lagos governor promises to make state a tourist destination
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Lagos governor promises to make state a tourist destination

editor editor- May 2, 2011

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN) yesterday assured Lagosians of his administration commitment to make the state a tourist ... Read More

IATA urges improvement of Africa’s aviation safety
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IATA urges improvement of Africa’s aviation safety

editor editor- March 30, 2011

LAGOS, Nigeria – the International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged increased emphasis on safety and infrastructure improvements as the top ... Read More

Kenya Airways goes daily with B777 to Hong Kong and Lagos
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Kenya Airways goes daily with B777 to Hong Kong and Lagos

editor editor- October 1, 2010

(eTN) - The Kenyan flag carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ), has just announced that they will go daily by the end ... Read More

Lagos government and landlords in stalemate over Lekki airport
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Lagos government and landlords in stalemate over Lekki airport

editor editor- August 29, 2009

Plans to site an International Airport at the Lekki Free Trade Zone suffered a setback as the stakeholders' meeting between ... Read More

SA Tourism’s global marketing focus
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SA Tourism’s global marketing focus

editor editor- July 30, 2009

The current marketing campaign of South African Tourism in Nigeria is not centered primarily on the forthcoming FIFA World Cup ... Read More

African Sun breaks into the West Africa hospitality market
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African Sun breaks into the West Africa hospitality market

editor editor- March 23, 2009

LAGOS, Nigeria (eTN) - Operating over six hotels within Nigeria and Ghana, including Obudu Mountain Resort in Cross River State, ... Read More

US airline quits Nigerian route
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US airline quits Nigerian route

editor editor- May 20, 2008

After almost two years of plying the lucrative Lagos-New York route, US airline North American has quit the route due ... Read More

Nigerian gov’t denies Delta Airlines direct flight to Lagos
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Nigerian gov’t denies Delta Airlines direct flight to Lagos

editor editor- May 9, 2008

ABUJA, Nigeria (eTN) - America’s second largest airline, Delta Airlines, has been dealt a big blow by the Nigeria’s Ministry ... Read More