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  • Beyond Africa

Russia Aeroflot Aeroflot launches international network from Sochi, Russia

Business as usual for Aeroflot, the airline launched ticket sales for international flights from Sochi, Russia. The airline will operate to Armenia, Egypt, Israel, Kazakhstan, Turkey and Uzbekistan. The flights will be operated by Rossiya Russian Airlines, part of the Aeroflot group, with Sukhoi Superjet 100.

The Sukho… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Nigeria FAAN Kaduna Airport attack update: FAAN says normalcy has returned

The Kaduna Airport last week stating that a group of bandits attacked the Runway 05 axis of Kaduna airport. It stated that a combined team of anti-banditry military personnel and Crime investigation unit of FAAN Aviation Security Department swiftly intervened for rescue operation, with one casualty reported in the incident.

A statem… read more

  • Destinations

Ghana First quarter Public Private Partnership Forum on tourism held in Kumasi

The 2022 first quarter Public Private Partnership Forum (PPPF) on tourism has been held in the Ashanti Regional capital of Kumasi.

The event held under the theme: “Scaling Up Public Private Partnership for Inclusive Tourism Growth,” attracted a large number of industry stakeholders to the NODA Hotel on Thursday, March 24 to discuss ways by… read more

  • Flights

Nigeria Aero Contractor Easter Promo: Aero introduces buy 4 tickets get One free

In a bid to encourage families to travel this Easter season, Nigeria’s oldest aviation company, Aero Contractors is introducing a promo tagged FOUR FOR FIVE (FFF) PROMO.

With this promo, anyone who buys four tickets gets a fifth one for free.

The sales of this promotional package is available for tickets bought on our website … read more

  • Destinations

Uganda Tourism How Uganda's travel industry is successfully adapting to the pandemic

After the full opening of the economy in January 2022 by President Yoweri Museveni, many rejoiced as the uncertainity that had been brought up by the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic for almost two years had to come to an end.

While few industries were spared by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the travel industry as fragile as it is, w… read more

  • Flights

QATAR Airways Qatar Airways Privilege Club adopts Avios

Qatar Airways announces that Privilege Club has officially adopted Avios as its reward currency, opening up a world of new opportunities for members travelling across the airline’s extensive network of almost 150 destinations. This partnership offers a combination of benefits, including a wide range of greater guaranteed award seats and c… read more

  • Flights

UAE Emirates Emirates to re-instate pre-pandemic flight frequencies to India from April

Emirates will re-introduce pre-pandemic flight frequencies to its destinations in India from 1 April 2022. The airline will be operating 170 weekly flights to nine cities in the country. The move comes on the back of the decision by the Indian government to restore international flights to and from the country in line with established bil… read more

  • Flights

Spain Binter Binter Canarias starts flights to Guelmin, Morocco

The airline will begin operating on April 2 with this city in southwestern Morocco, every Wednesday and Saturday

Binter continues to resume its connections between the Canary Islands and the African continent, with flights to the city of Guelmim, located in southwest Morocco.

Starting next April 2, the airline will connect Gran Canar… read more

  • Flights
  • Miscellaneous

Ghana Tourism Industry to Generate U.S.$2.3 Billion Into Economy

The tourism industry is projected to generate about $2.3 billion into the Ghanaian economy this year, the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr Ibrahim Mohammed Awal, has said.

The revenue, he said, was expected to be raised through tourists' arrivals and spending, charges at the various tourist sites.

The Minister said this duri… read more

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