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  • Flights

Nigeria United Nigeria Airlines United Nigeria Airlines gets GCAA approval to commence flight

United Nigeria Airlines Company, has received the nod of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) to commence scheduled flight operations into the country. This was announced in a statement today by the Head, Corporate Communications, Mr.  Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu.

The approval of the request by United Nigeria Airlines to… read more

  • Destinations

Gambia Gambia Experience adds extra october half term and Xmas flights

Additional October and December flights to The Gambia have been announced by UK specialist tour operator The Gambia Experience to meet high customer demand.

With holidays sold out for its Friday 20th October departure, The Gambia Experience has secured an extra Gatwick flight for seven night holidays during the popular half term per… read more

  • Accomodation

Hotels Radisson Hotel Radisson reveals plans for seven hotels across Africa

The Radisson Hotel Group said it plans to open seven new hotels in Africa, contributing over 1,400 rooms to its portfolio on the continent. This new properties includes Radisson's first in Gambia and introduces new brands to the key markets of Nigeria, Egypt and Kenya.

• The Radisson Collection Resort, Marsa Alam Port Phoenice, set … read more

  • Miscellaneous

European-Union EU raises bar for Gambian & Senegalese visa applicants

European officials have confirmed to The Point that they will continue to "raise the bar" for visa applicants from countries such as The Gambia and Senegal as protest and dispute over deportations of asylum seekers linger. Despite the endless arguments across the EU from both the pro and anti-deportation camps over who has the right to stay or n… read more

  • Destinations

Gambia Tourism Board Spain high on The Gambia’s tourism radar

The Gambia is targeting Spain as a significant source market for international tourism and is taking steps to increase its visibility and interest among potential visitors.

The Director General of the Gambia Tourist Board, Abubakar Camara, revealed that Spain is becoming one of the country's most crucial source … read more

  • Accomodation

Hotels Radisson Hotel Radisson Hotel Group continues to break hotel-opening records in Africa

Radisson Hotel Group, one of the fastest-growing hotel companies in Africa, plans to strengthen its robust African presence in 2023 further with the opening of eight new hotel already confirmed to date. The Group aims to reach 150 hotels within the next five years across the continent, reinforcing Africa as a key growth market.… read more

  • Miscellaneous

ITB Berlin ITB Berlin: African Destinations make a massive return this March

One of the globe’s leading tourism market place, Internationale Tourismus-Börse (ITB Berlin) will be making a return to live (person-to-person) event since 2019 when it last held the event in the marquee Messe Berlin Arena.

Scheduled to take place from March 7-9, 2023 in Messe Berlin in the Charlottenburg province, this year’s event has Ge… read more

  • Miscellaneous

ITB Berlin ITB Berlin makes a strong comeback with High international participation

Around 90 per cent of the available stand area is occupied – The multi-purpose hall hub27, which is fully booked, is the destination hot spot – Debut for the German marketplace – Cultural tourism organisers are represented in the Culture Lounge – High participation in the Travel Technology, Mobility and Cruise segments

A fitting live comeb… read more

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