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  • Flights

South-Africa Fire breaks out on iconic Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa

Fire has broken out on one of South Africa’s landmark attractions, the iconic Table Mountain in Cape Town.

Report from, says that a large contingent of firefighters were battling “a raging blaze on Table Mountain, which overlooks the city of Cape Town” as at 15:00hrs on Sunday November 1, 2020. Although the imme… read more

  • Flights
  • Destinations

Benin Pendjari National Park in Benin Republic has best safari in West Africa

If someone says they’re going on a safari holiday, you are likely to assume that the person is going to East or Southern Africa. One, because both regions have the leading safari destinations in the world. Two, the word safari means ‘journey’ and is derived from Swahili, a language spoken very much from the heart of East Africa to the sho… read more

  • Flights
  • Miscellaneous

Nigeria Third Mainland Bridge: Lagos Closes Adekunle- Adeniji Axis

Lagos State Government has announced a total closure of the Adekunle to Adeniji section of the bridge for repairs for the second time from midnight of Friday 30th October to Sunday 1st November, 2020.

According to a Statement signed by the Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, this second phase closure of t… read more

  • Opinion

Nigeria Air A new national carrier in wrong time zone

The Federal Government recently hinted at the plan to float a new national carrier already christened Nigeria Air. But the controversial venture is coming at a time of lean resources, global downturn, and investors’ fatigue, amid an unfriendly local environment for airlines’ survival. WOLE OYEBADE writes.

After the 2018-botched take… read more

  • Conservation & Wildlife

Rwanda Gishwati-Mukura National Park classified as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO

The Gishwati-Mukura National Park in Rwanda's Western Province is now part of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves. The park was named a "biosphere reserve" by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on October 28th, 2020.

Rwanda now has two national parks in the World Network of Biosp… read more

  • Flights

Seychelles Air Seychelles Air Seychelles to operate JNB to Maldives flights in December

Air Seychelles will operate flights from Johannesburg to the Maldives between December 4, 2020 and January 9, 2021. The airline will also operate three flights per week between Johannesburg and the Seychelles during December.

The Maldives flights will take off every Friday night from Johannesburg for six weeks w… read more

  • Cruise

Cruise Silver Sea Silversea receives Silver Moon

Silversea Cruises has taken delivery of Silver Moon from Fincantieri, the third ship to be built for the ultra-luxury line by the Italian shipyard, and the ninth ship in the expanding Silversea fleet.

Silver Moon was delivered the day before Halloween in a ceremony at the Fincantieri shipyard that observed socia… read more

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