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Zambia Tourism Agency dissolved

Zambia Tourism Agency dissolved

The Honorable Ronald Chitotela, recently-named Minister of Tourism and Arts in Zambia, has dissolved the Board of Directors of ... Read More

Zambian communities halt trophy hunting in dispute over tourism fees

Zambian communities halt trophy hunting in dispute over tourism fees

by Swati Thiyagarajan “It is our land. We are the custodians.” quote by Felix Shanungu, President of the Zambia ... Read More

Zambia’s Minister of Tourism loves singing: Hon. Ronald Chitotela

Zambia’s Minister of Tourism loves singing: Hon. Ronald Chitotela

Ronald Chitotela is the new minister of tourism of Zambia’s., Ronald Chitotela was the former minister of infrastructure.  This ... Read More

UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili official visit to Zambia

UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili official visit to Zambia

UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili is on an official visit in Zambia. The Secretary-General was greeted upon his arrival by ... Read More

Zambia wants African Tourism Board to implement inclusiveness approach

Zambia wants African Tourism Board to implement inclusiveness approach

African Tourism Board (ATB) CEO Doris Woerfel and Cuthbert Ncube, the new Vice President of ATB, met with Mwabashike Nkulukus, the ... Read More

Seychelles represented at Spotlight Africa workshop, Lusaka

Seychelles represented at Spotlight Africa workshop, Lusaka

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) attended the Spotlight Africa Workshop held in Lusaka, Zambia, which took place on the ... Read More

Connecting Africa: Rovos Rail set to introduce its first, East to West  journey in Africa.

Connecting Africa: Rovos Rail set to introduce its first, East to West journey in Africa.

Come July this year, Rovos Rail is set to connect Africa from the Indian Ocean on the East to ... Read More

Zambia Tourism bids farewell to Ben Parker

Zambia Tourism bids farewell to Ben Parker

The Zambia Tourism Agency announced the death of Ben Parker, Chairman and Co-founder of Tongabezi. The announcement reads: We ... Read More

China and Zambia enhance cultural and tourism cooperation

China and Zambia enhance cultural and tourism cooperation

Zambia and China, on Saturday, reaffirmed their commitments to promoting cultural and tourism cooperation. The two countries made the ... Read More

Sarovar Hotels expands presence in Africa

Sarovar Hotels expands presence in Africa

Neelkanth Sarovar Premiere is an all-suite upscale development in the vibrant Manda Hill area of Lusaka and offers easy ... Read More

Zambia Liaison Officer to UNWTO brings experience to African Tourism Board

Zambia Liaison Officer to UNWTO brings experience to African Tourism Board

Dr. Ngwira Mabvuto Percy, First Secretary of Tourism and Zambia’s Liaison Officer to the UNWTO, sits on the African ... Read More

Dr. Patrick Kalifungwa of Zambia brings knowledge to African Tourism Board

Dr. Patrick Kalifungwa of Zambia brings knowledge to African Tourism Board

Zambia’s Dr. Patrick Kalifungwa of the Livingstone International University of Tourism Excellence and Business Management, Zambia, is serving on ... Read More

Zambia new Chair of UNWTO Executive Council

Zambia new Chair of UNWTO Executive Council

Zambia has assumed chairmanship of the world global tourism body’s executive council during the current session of meetings taking ... Read More

Former Zambian UNWTO rep joins African Tourism Board

Former Zambian UNWTO rep joins African Tourism Board

The African Tourism Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Humphrey Chibanda, Zambia’s former Permanent Representative to UNWTO ... Read More

Going to Africa? Include Zambia

Going to Africa? Include Zambia

Tourism is becoming an important economic engine for Zambia, creating employment, stimulating infrastructure and increasing foreign earnings. Read More

Why Ethiopian Airlines wants Zambia to become the next travel & tourism hotspot in Africa?

Why Ethiopian Airlines wants Zambia to become the next travel & tourism hotspot in Africa?

A new major investment and cooperation between Star Alliance Carrier Ethiopian Airlines and Zambia Airways may change the way ... Read More

First Secretary of Tourism brings years of experience as board member of African Tourism Board

First Secretary of Tourism brings years of experience as board member of African Tourism Board

Zambia has the ‎First Vice-Chair for the UNWTO Executive Council and now has a new board member on the ... Read More

Livingstone International Culture & Arts Festival in Zambia

Livingstone International Culture & Arts Festival in Zambia

The Livingstone International Culture & Arts Festival in Zambia boasts of outstanding events that give attendees something to look forward to ... Read More

Zambia Tourism Secretary brings years of experience as a new board member to African Tourism Board

Zambia Tourism Secretary brings years of experience as a new board member to African Tourism Board

Zambia is taking a new leadership role in the newly founded African Tourism Board.  Dr. Ngwira Mabvuto Percy is ... Read More

Suspicious tender at heart of Zambian hippo culling scandal

Suspicious tender at heart of Zambian hippo culling scandal

The proposed hippo culling spree in Zambia’s world-renowned Luangwa Valley has a dodgy tender process at its core. Read More

Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries

Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries

The African Tourism Board is a public-private partnership with one strong message. This message is to tell the world that ... Read More

Livingstone International Cultural and Arts Festival set to energize tourists & locals

Livingstone International Cultural and Arts Festival set to energize tourists & locals

The Livingstone International Cultural and Arts Festival (LICAF) is back, and the festival is full of outstanding events that ... Read More

Travel inspired by Black Panther movie

Travel inspired by Black Panther movie

Since its debut in February 2018, Black Panther has captivated audiences all over the world. Its combination of real-life ... Read More

Victoria Falls: Where to stay. What to Do

Victoria Falls: Where to stay. What to Do

I was very surprised and happy when I landed at the Victoria Falls Airport, Zimbabwe. This modern facility was ... Read More

TV Show About Zambia is Going to Be Awesome, But Needs Development Funds

TV Show About Zambia is Going to Be Awesome, But Needs Development Funds

Brian Matambo is the creative genius behind a reality TV show that puts the beautiful African country of Zambia ... Read More

Tourism development with a strategy: Zambia focuses on sustainable game reserves

Tourism development with a strategy: Zambia focuses on sustainable game reserves

The Central African country Zambia has, until now, survived mainly on agriculture and mining, especially copper production. Now, however, ... Read More

Zambia Travel Expo: Bigger and better

Zambia Travel Expo: Bigger and better

The Zambia Travel Expo is on again at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre from April 12-14, 2018. There will ... Read More

Zambia’s Victoria Falls to magically appear in London

Zambia’s Victoria Falls to magically appear in London

Zambia’s Victoria Falls to magically appear in London Read More

Zambia Airways back in service

Zambia Airways back in service

Zambia Airways back in service Read More

KAZA Visa available for Zambia travel

KAZA Visa available for Zambia travel

KAZA Visa available for Zambia travel Read More

Zambia Tourism Agency plans for FITUR Madrid

Zambia Tourism Agency plans for FITUR Madrid

Zambia is expected to showcase its tourism and trade potential at the forthcoming Spanish International Tourism and Trade Fair ... Read More

Zambia ready for Travel Expo

Zambia ready for Travel Expo

Zambia ready for Travel Expo Read More

UNWTO : Lusaka Declaration on Promoting Sustainable Tourism Development

UNWTO : Lusaka Declaration on Promoting Sustainable Tourism Development

The potential of Tourism in poverty alleviation and to induce transformative change has been addressed in Lusaka, capital city ... Read More

“16 Days of Activism” marked by African Union presence at Zambia Cruise Africa meeting

“16 Days of Activism” marked by African Union presence at Zambia Cruise Africa meeting

“16 Days of Activism” marked by African Union presence at Zambia Cruise Africa meeting Read More

Cruise Africa, a brand pushed by a known leader under the PAMAESA and AU flag

Cruise Africa, a brand pushed by a known leader under the PAMAESA and AU flag

"The "Cruise Africa"  brand must be united and bring new cruise ship routes to Africa from north to south," ... Read More

How global outcry made Trump to change his mind on US elephant trophies import

How global outcry made Trump to change his mind on US elephant trophies import

Last week eTurboNews published an article on US Imports of elephant trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia. Many more articles like ... Read More