Africa: Visa Free travels will drive connectivity and grow trade in Africa says Ngunze CEO Kenya Airways

Mbuvi Ngunze, CEO, Kenya Airways, explains the need for deliberate policies to help boost African aviation and diversity within the industry. Graham Newton reports How is the airline performing and what are your expectations for the year? The airline’s performance is improving but we’re coming from a very tough environment over the past few years. There was a perfect storm […]

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Africa: MICE delivers 15% of Tourism arrivals in Kenya

There is no disputing that the soft white sandy beaches that line Kenya’s 536 km long Indian Ocean coastline, and our national parks, reserves, conservancies and sanctuaries that are abundant with flora and fauna, are the main tourism attractions in our country. Other tourism products including cultural tourism, heritage tourism, eco-tourism, adventure tourism, golf tourism, marine tourism and water-sports tourism, […]

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Direct Flight to America: Kenya to pass Aviation laws for FAA category 1

Kenya´s parliament will next month tick the last boxes in the application process for approval of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for Category One status by the American FAA. Legislation is reportedly now ready to be tabled in the house after the committee for transport has put the final touches on the draft. When signed into law by President Uhuru Kenyatta, […]

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