Africa: New travel agency launched in The Gambia

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A new travel agency called WaheGuru Travel and Tourism has been recently launched in The Gambia; specialising in international and domestic air tickets, worldwide hotel bookings, international and local transfers, tailor-made packages, visa assistance and meet and greet service. Speaking to journalists at a press conference at the agency’s new branch at Kairaba Avenue, their Banjul branch manager Deny Dhruv […]

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Africa: Ms Tah head of Liberian Travel Agency Association wants Airport and Tourism improvement for Country

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Newly elected President, Liberia Travel Agency Association (LTAA), Ms. Alpha Tah has called on the government of the country to improve the Roberts International Airport (RIA) and the tourism sector in the country. Ms. Alpha Tah made the call at an induction ceremony for newly elected officials of the association held in Liberia. The Minister of Information had earlier bemoaned […]

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Nigerian Govt. plans to host maiden miniature air show

Nigeria’s government yesterday said plans were underway to host a national miniature air show festival for Nigerian inventors to showcase their ideas and products. Receiving two inventors – a plane and surveillance drone inventor in his office in Abuja – the minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu said the festival would be hosted in December. Onu, giving assurance […]

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Kenya, Tanzania Eye More Trade After Launch of First One-Stop Border Post

TradeMark East Africa, a multi-donor agency, executed the project with funding from United Kingdom’s DFID, Canada, United Stated Agency for International Development and the and the Japan International Cooperation Agency. Although it has its own seaport at Dar, Tanzania is fast becoming Kenya’s important transhipment destination with latest Kenya Ports Authority’s weekly data showing it overtook South Sudan and the […]

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Nigerian Travel Agents protest as Spanish Embassy rejects visa applications for Skal meeting

By Ajibola Amzat THE National Association of Nigeria Travel Agencies (NANTA) has criticized the Spanish Embassy over its “racist” treatment of Nigerians who seek to travel to Spain. In an -mail sent to The Guardian recently, NANTA accused the Spanish Embassy of collecting visa fees from Nigerians without refunding such fees when the applications are rejected, describing such practice as […]

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