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  • Flights

AA Travenews New UAE visa rules set to hit African travellers & airlines

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has introduced stringent measures to deter individuals from entering the Gulf nation as visitors and subsequently working without the necessary documents. The oil-rich nation has mandated airlines to verify specific details before allowing passengers to board, warning that carriers will be held accountable f… read more

  • Flights

Turkey Turkish Airlines Sacked staff engaged in $600,000 ticket tacketeering — Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines has accused its sacked seven Nigerian staff of engaging in various ticket racketeering to the tune of $600,000 in 2023, thereby causing it serious financial losses within the period.

The airline in a statement by its Media Relations Department, also purported that the leadership of the National Union of Air Transpor… read more

  • Flights

Nigeria The concession Of Asaba International Airport: balancing politics and policy

I recall our my first meeting with the author, Prof Sylvester Monye, at his private residence in Abuja in 2014, where he graciously hosted the then Governor of Delta State, His Ex­cellency, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan. During his brief address, Dr. Udu­aghan eloquently extolled Monye’s invaluable contributions and the pivotal roles he played in advanc… read more

  • Travel-tech

Googles-new-logo Google expands connectivity In Africa with Umoja

To help increase the reach and reliability of digital connectivity for Africa, Google has announced Umoja, the first ever fiber optic route to directly connect Africa with Australia.

Anchored in Kenya, the Umoja cable route will pass through Uganda, Rwanda, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Souread more

  • Miscellaneous

Tanzania Tanzania steps up promotion as premier global Tourist destination

The government has unveiled investment opportunities in the tourism industry to the visiting global travel agents as it seeks to unleash the industry's full potential.

The bustling city of Arusha on Thursday played host to an influential gathering of global travel agents and local tour operators, setting the stage for … read more

  • Attractions

Liberia Africa Surfing Tour 2024 kicks off in Robertsports

Grand Cape Mount County will be the place of attraction when international Surfing stars come together to compete in the African surfing Tour.

The competition is organized by the Liberian Surfing Association and African Surfing Confederation. It is hosted under the theme' "Africa Tour 24 Surf to Rise, Surf's Up, Liberi… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Hotels African Suin Zim African Sun sees new dawn in travel recovery

Hospitality group, African Sun Limited is pinning hopes of better performance on international travel recovery, with the first quarter to March 31, 2024 performance already showing improvements in occupancy levels, compared to the same period last year.

This comes as the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has projecte… read more

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Our travel news does not only focuse on transportation like airlines and rail, but also on hotels, IT, cruises, and other areas of interest for travel agents. Our travel news is not only for the benefit of the traveler but also serves to update and inform travel staff in the Sub Saharan Africa Region on the latest travel news and developments. is unique in the way it assists travel readers in sub Saharan Africa to be up-to-date in sub Saharan Africa with the latest news on a daily basis, and provides concise & relevant information without the waffle making it convenient for you to keep you and your colleagues up-to-date, to better inform customers and offer precise recommendations.

Our travel news portal has refined navigation so you can search per country in sub Saharan Africa, scroll to the bottom of the website to find a list of the countries, double click on a country to get that country’s news. and you could search per sector in travel i.e. flights, leisure, rail, IT etc. (at the top of the website). Or you could search the news portal by using specific words or phrases and entering these into the search bar and clicking search.