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  • Miscellaneous

AA Travenews East Africa’s Economy to Grow by 4 Percent in 2022

A report by the Africa Development Bank (ADB) now says East African economies are expected to grow by four percent in this year. The African Development Bank forecasts the region’s GDP at four per cent this year, before recovering to 4.7 per cent in 2023, helped by the reopening of the economies after the Covid-19 containment measure… read more

  • Flights

Cote Divoire Air Cote Divoire Air Côte d'Ivoire wants to serve Morocco from January 2023

With the health crisis behind it, Air Côte d'Ivoire has resumed its expansion strategy. The Ivorian state-owned airline is eyeing several new routes, including Casablanca, and is betting on strengthening its fleet.

Air Côte d'Ivoire is now planning to open a direct route between Abidjan and Casablanca from January 2023. This serv… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Uganda UAE has not halted visas to Ugandans - Ambassador

Uganda's Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, H.E Kibedi Zaake has rubbished reports that the UAE has banned Uganda from accessing the country.

While appearing on NBS TV's morning breeze, Kibedi said that the reports are baseless and not actual.

"It is not true that UAE has halted the issuance of visit visas to Uganda. I do… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Gambia UAE bans 20 African countries including Gambia from 30-day visas

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have announced a visa ban slapped on Gambians and 20 other nationalities seeking to visit Dubai with immediate effect.

"This is to inform you that we will not be posting 30 days visa applications for these nationalities effective today October, 18, 2022," the notice read in part. O… read more

  • Flights

AA Travenews Is East Africa making strides in the tourism promotion front?

After introducing the EAC tourist visa, East Africa has been cited as one of the most open destinations alongside South East Asia and Oceania.  In contrast, North America, Central Africa and North Africa remain the most restrictive regions.

This is according to the report by World Travel Tourism Council (WTTC) which also… read more

  • Conservation & Wildlife

Uganda Tourism Volcanoes Safaris announces 2023 plans to open 5th lodge in Kibale, Uganda

As we step into a new era of travel, one which prioritizes planetary wellbeing, authenticity and transparency, Volcanoes Safaris, pioneers of gorilla and chimpanzee eco-tourism in Uganda and Rwanda since 1997, reflects on the last 25 years while looking ahead as they announce the launch of their 5th lodge to open in 2023 near Kibal… read more

  • Miscellaneous

AA Travenews Going on a road trip across East Africa

A number of travelers have chosen to experience Africa on a master class road trip. Africa is a wide continent with some of the best attractions that can turn on your desire to explore this beautiful landmass.

With the diversity of natural wonders, Africa is attested for adventures. Choosing a road trip in some parts of Africa is not for t… read more

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