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  • Flights

Italy ITA ITA Airways commences direct flights to Accra

ITA Airways, an Italian-based airline, has successfully inaugurated commercial flight operations to Accra, marking a milestone for travellers.

The inaugural flight received a warm welcome at Kotoka International Airport, complete with a water cannon salute by the Rescue and Fire Fighting team of Ghana Airports Company Limited… read more

  • Conservation & Wildlife

AA Travenews "Rhino Rewild": African Parks translocated 120 Southern white rhino

African Parks, a conservation NGO that manages 22 protected areas in partnership with 12 governments across Africa, has announced that it has successfully translocated 120 Southern white rhino to member reserves of the Greater Kruger Environmental Protection Foundation (GKEPF) in read more

  • Flights

AFRAA AFRAA sees a 15% rise in passenger traffic for African carriers in 2024

The African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has released a report on African Airlines’ Performance Updates for May 2024. According to the report, AFRAA projects a “15% rise in passenger traffic for African carriers in 2024 compared to 2023.”

According to AFRAA, “The aviation industry experienced a dynamic start to 2024, grapplin… read more

  • Rail

Rail Botswana Railways Botswana Railways looking to advance its position in regional connectivity

Speaking at the African Union Commission (AUC)’s Department of Infrastructure and Energy (IED) Continental Workshop on the Implementation of the Africa Integrated Railways Network (AIRN), held from 7th to 10th May 2024 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Semabale Tladi, Director of Business Development at Botswana Railways, highlighted the pivotal role … read more

  • Flights

Morocco Royal Air Maroc Royal Air Maroc resumes direct route Casablanca to Sao Paulo

Royal Air Maroc will resume its direct route from Casablanca to Sao Paulo starting December 7, 2024, with three weekly flights. Departures from Casablanca will be on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 16:40 (local time), arriving in Sao Paulo at 22:20 (local time). Return flights will depart Sao Paulo on Tuesdays, Fridays,… read more

  • Miscellaneous

AA Travenews On Show Solutions brings Africa Showcase to South Africa for three-day event

On Show Solutions, the organisers of Africa Showcase, the continent’s premium tourism roadshow specialists, is storming South Africa for a three-day event.

The event is scheduled to hold in three South African cities; Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town on June 11,  12 and 13, 2024, respectively, and will offer a platform… read more

  • Rail

AA Travenews East African community advances regional railway projects amidst challenges

Eng. Achieng’ Akun Beatrice, Railway Expert at EAC and Eng. Godfrey A. Enzama, Head of Transport & Works and Acting Director of Infrastructure at EAC, recently represented the East African Community (EAC) at the African Union Commission (AUC)’s Department of Infrastructure and Energy (IED) Continental Workshop on the Implementation… read more

  • Flights

Nigeria IBOM Air A half-decade of excellence: Ibom Air’s journey and vision for tomorrow

Ibom Air, Nigeria’s leading airline, is marking a significant milestone today as it celebrates its 5th anniversary. Since its inception in 2019, the airline has been committed to providing reliable, exceptional air travel services in Africa.

Over the past five years, Ibom Air has achieved remarkable growth, expanding i… read more

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