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  • Flights

Seychelles 2022 Logo Nigeria and Seychelles to commence direct flight soon

The Bilateral Air Service Agreement (BASA) arrangements Nigeria signed with other countries has increased following the ratification of the Republic of Seychelles by the Federal Executive Council (FEC).

A statement issued by Dr James Odaudu, Special Assistant to the Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika on Public Affairs, sa… read more

  • Miscellaneous

AA WorldFlight Open Skies - African Nations to pilot Single Air Transport Market

Intra-African air travel under the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM), an initiative of the African Union to create a unified air transport market in Africa, is edging closer to reality, after 17 countries committed to a pilot programme.

At a meeting in Dakar on November 14, the ministers of transport and aviation from Cabo… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Liberia Liberia Tourism Season to kick off with National Tourism festival

On Saturday, December 10, 2022, Liberia tourism sector will come alive as the Country hosts LIBFEST, the first annual and national all-inclusive tourism festival celebrating Liberia's amazing beauty, sites, resources, events, and discoveries.

LIBFEST2022 will kick off at 7:00 a.m. in a carnival parade of dancing, music, attra… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Nigeria Air Partnership with Ethiopia Airlines best for Nigeria – Hadi Sirika

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has justified the partnership entered with Ethiopia Airlines toward the birth of a national carrier stating that the arrangement is in keeping with the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA).

He noted that over ninety per cent of airlines doing business in Africa are non-African poin… read more

  • Miscellaneous

AA Travenews Visa Free Travel - Kenya, South Africa pact boosts AfCFTA

For Kenyans to travel to South Africa, they were required to pay US$40 for the visa while they also had to provide proof they had sufficient funds and had booked return flight tickets.

Kenya and South Africa, some of the two strongest economies on the African continent, have agreed to reduce barriers to cross-border movement by allowing vi… read more

  • Flights

Nigeria Airlines temporarily relocate to GAT, rue logistics, financial

As part of efforts to salvage a bad situation and one that would equally impact on the airlines, those operating from the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal Two (MMA2) operated by Bi- Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL) have relocated their flights to the General Aviation Terminal( GAT) also called MMA1.

This is the la… read more

  • Miscellaneous

SouthAfrica WTM World Travel Market will go ahead, despite potential travel disruption

World Travel Market London is going ahead with its packed schedule of events at ExCeL London from 7-9 November 2022, despite planned industrial action on days one and three of the show.

Juliette Losardo, Exhibition Director WTM London, said: “It’s disappointing that strikes have been called on the first and last days of World Travel… read more

  • Opinion

Nigeria Air  Nigeria Air: Doomed On Arrival

The Nigeria Air project has generated more polemics than any other government policies in the Nigerian aviation industry. Stakeholders in unison say the airline is doomed to fail before it begins.

  The plan by the Federal Government to birth a new national carrier for Nigeria before the end of the year has generated more contro… read more

  • Flights

Angola TAAG TAAG reaches an agreement with its pilots who suspend their strike

For several days, the activities of TAAG Angola Airlines were paralysed by a strike of its pilots. It was scheduled to last until 16 October.

The pilots of TAAG Angola Airlines have resumed their activities. They suspended their strike on Tuesday 11 October 2022, after the Airline Pilots Union (SPLA) reached an agreement with the… read more

  • Destinations

Zambia ZTA Zambia scraps visa requirements for visiting foreigners

The tourism industry offers many opportunities to invest in Africa's rich local communities, generate economic activity, and create employment opportunities for women and young people.

Africa's unique history and natural wonders are gaining attention amid the local and global increase in cultural, heritage and development tourism. Several … read more

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