Aviation: Africa World Airlines attracts global attention at Akwaaba Confab

Africa World Airlines’ (AWA) business model attracted attention from players in the aviation industry at the just-ended 12th edition of the Akwaaba Travel Market held in Lagos, Nigeria. Making an input on the state of aviation and why airlines on the continent fail, Richard Kyereh, Deputy Head of Commercial, AWA said the airline’s success is based on three pillars: the […]

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Africa: Ethiopian Airlines Sweeps Awards at Africa Travel Awards as Top Travel companies in West Africa are honoured

Africa’s leading Airline Ethiopian Airlines shone like bright stars at the Prestigious Africa Travel Awards Dinner at Akwaaba African Travel Market held recently in Lagos. Ethiopian Airlines took home four of the 6 Airline Awards on offer at the dinner attended by the leading lights in Africa Travel and Tourism landscape. The Deputy Minister of Tourism and Hospitality from Zimbabwe […]

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Akwaaba: The Challenges Facing the Growth of Tourism in Africa

I was privileged to attend the 12th edition of the African Travel & Tourism Conference(Akwaaba): a gathering of travel and tourism experts in Africa – both from private establishments and various government parastatals. The event held at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos on Sunday October 31st through Tuesday November 1st 2016. My attendance was indeed a worthwhile investment as it […]

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Tourism: How Harare, Zimbabwe can become the Gambling Capital of Africa

Tourism is on the rise in Zimbabwe. Gambling is quite popular and the country has one of the largest concentrations of casinos in all of Africa. Tourism and, in turn, gambling makes up a major part of the economy of our nation, and tourism has steadily gone up for the last six years. Over 1.9 million international tourists visited the […]

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