Africa for Africans through travel, trade

By Christopher Farai Charamba Richard Mullin once said: “The only man I envy is the man who has not yet been to Africa . . . for he has so much to look forward to.” Over the past few years the global perception of Africa has been changing. The Africa rising narrative coupled with the positive growth rates in many […]

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Tourism added 7.2m jobs and $7.2trillion to GDP as Africa grows at 3.3% and Uganda best performers

By Renn Offor Travel and tourism, with all the hydra headed challenges it encountered in 2015, has still demonstrated so much resilience as it added 7.2 million jobs to the global economy and contributed over $ 7.2 trillion in GDP, while Uganda leads the pack in Africa as the country with the highest contribution from travel and tourism to it […]

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