Africa: Dlamini Zuma lauds Kenya Rwanda, others for Single Aviation Market

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Dlamini Zuma lauds Kenya Rwanda, others for Single Aviation Market Outgoing Africa Union Commission chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has congratulated  Kenya and other African states for leading in launching Single African Aviation Market. The South African urged the continent to emulate Kenya, Rwanda, Ethiopia and South Africa to open the continent’s aviation space for everybody. Zuma was speaking during […]

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Tourism: Africa’s Candidate for UNWTO Job Dr. Mzembi presents his papers

Africa’s Candidate for UNWTO Job Dr. Mzembi presents his papers Amidst the call by Africans for a unified candidature for Africa one of the two Candidates from Africa presented his Manifesto at FITUR in Madrid. Zimbabwean Minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry and Africa Union sole candidate for the position of the Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism […]

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Return to AU: King of Morocco on a charm offensive to Rwanda, Tanzania and Ethiopia

By Friday Nwosu The Moroccan Government is leaving no stone unturned in ensuring that the North African country returns to the Africa Union. The country pulled out of the African Union thirty two (32) years ago after the union recognized the independence of Western Sahara which she described as its country’s southern province. The Moroccan Royal Palace had announced on […]

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Africa: “Should Africa Union accept Morocco back after arrogant snubs?”

By Friday Nwosu Morocco is seeking to be readmitted into the African Union thirty two (32) years after the country pulled out of the organization for recognizing the independence of Western Sahara which she described as its country’s southern province. According to huffingtonpost.com, the country has officially submitted its request for reinstatement in the African Union. The country was one […]

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Aviation: More Air connectivity will reduce cost of doing business in Africa.

By Friday Nwosu The Director in charge of Benin Air Transport Regulation Civil Aviation, Nathalie Houndeton, has called for more efforts at integrating the continent’s airspace to facilitate trade and movements of persons in Africa. She made the call during the official launch of RwandAir’s flights to Cotonou in Benin on Friday. According to her, the need to improve the […]

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Aviation: Africa Union Partners IATA to grow Aviation in Africa

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and The African Union Commission (AU) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to expand strategic cooperation to further the continent’s economic and social development with the benefits of safe, efficient and sustainable air transport in Africa. The MoU was signed by IATA’s director general Tony Tyler and AU infrastructure commissioner Dr Elham Mahmoud […]

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