News: Nigeria to formulate law barring Poor men from marrying more than one wife-Sanusi

Nigeria to formulate law barring Poor men from marrying more than one wife-Sanusi Nigeria- The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has revealed that there will soon be a law which would prevent men from taking more than one wife if they lack the financial ability to support them. The Emir emphasized that for people in the largely Muslim north […]

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Africa: Recession and price gaming has made customers more abusive in Nigeria – report says

Recession and price gaming has made customers more abusive in Nigeria – report says -predicts 7.3% decline in tourism contribution to the GDP, if negative impact on tourism’s downward spiral is not quickly arrested -2016, there were 61 new hotels with 10,222 rooms added in Nigeria By Renn Offor Jumia Travels has released its annual Nigerian Hospitality Report for 2017 […]

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Africa: East and West Africans want Borderless Africa but North Africans don’t- Study

East and West Africans want Borderless Africa but North Africans don’t- Study If Africa’s 1.26 billion people share a dream, beyond peace and progress on the continent, it would be the ability to move freely across its borders. The one thing a refugee traveling by foot might share with rich businessman flying first class is that both are likely to […]

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Aviation: How they looted Kenya Airways the Pride of Africa

How they looted Kenya Airways the Pride of Africa This is a BIG one! WHISTLE BLOWING EXPOSE X- KQ: 100 BILLION SHS BIGGEST HEIST IN AFRICA: 5 YEAR HEIST BY KENYA AIRWAYS AND POSSIBLE FUNDING OF TERROR IN THE NORTHERN HORN. Mr. President Your Excellency Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, this information should be in your knowledge and if not, it is […]

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Tourism: Namibia growing as an exotic destination for African travellers

Africa’s business and leisure travellers are searching for local travel, meetings, and conference options with expensive travel visas and fears of terrorism across Europe and the East. Exotic destinations are becoming a stretch on the purse-strings and looking for local destinations are fast becoming a major trend. Namibia is such a destination, with the country becoming an appealing option for […]

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ALERT: Travellers warned about making cash transactions at OR Tambo

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It’s the silly season and as we all prepare to take a little down time, this is when crimes usually spike across the board. Recent developments at OR Tambo International Airport indicate that travellers, as well as family and friends doing pick-ups at the airport should be more than alert and vigilant. On Sunday morning former North West DG Professor […]

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Africa: Death by Boko Haram drops by 32% while death by Terrorism increases by 650% in Europe

The total number of deaths caused by terrorism decreased by 10% to 29,376 in 2015, according to the Global Terrorism Index 2016, reversing a four-year upward trend. The military interventions against ISIL and Boko Haram have resulted in a 32% reduction in deaths in Iraq and Nigeria, which contributed to an overall reduction in the global figure. However, while ISIL […]

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Tourism: Tourists flock to Somalia to see War Ruins

By Abdi Latif Dahir For a trip to the Puntland region in northeastern Somalia, Christian Matzenauer didn’t know what to expect. After traveling from Dusseldorf, Germany to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia he flew to the Somali city of Bosaso in January, drove along the coast to the towns of Alula and Bareeda, before finally arriving at Tohen. There, at the […]

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Africa: American Rose Farmers close shop in Ethiopia after ethnic protest disrupts operations

Esmeralda Farms Nederland, a US-based flower farm in Bahir Dar, has ceased its operations in Ethiopia after an attack on its premises by alleged anti-government protesters that led to damages worth millions of dollars. The attack which was linked to the ongoing Oromia protests happened earlier in the month. It caused damages estimated at $ 11, 158, 900 (10 million […]

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Aviation: The touching story of the grounded Delta Plane on 9/11 and the power of Hospitality

Delta Flight 15 This is not political. It is a little-known true story about 9-11 and a good read. This read will make you proud of the vast majority of humanity. Here is an amazing story from a flight attendant on Delta Flight 15, written following 9-11-2001. “On the morning of Tuesday, September 11, we were about 5 hours out […]

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