Madaraka Express

Kenya Launches MADARAKA EXPRESS Train

The Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) passenger train dubbed the 'Madaraka Express' began its maiden journey to Nairobi on 31st May with President Uhuru Kenyatta...
Air France

Air France flight makes emergency landing in Kenya after bomb alert

An Air France flight from Mauritius to Paris was forced to make an emergency landing in Kenya early Sunday after a suspected bomb was...
Malysia Flight

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370: The search is over

Flight MH370 of Malaysia Airlines that had disappeared more than two years from the radar screens, crashed into the ocean with a very high...
Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines to Fly 3-times weekly to Durban

Ethiopian Airlines (ET), the largest and most profitable airline in Africa, has announced the commencement of 3-times weekly flights to Durban effective 16th December...
Lake in Burundi

No, You can’t travel to Burundi, US tells its citizens

The US state department is warning Americans not to travel to Burundi as political violence there increases. A travel warning issued on Sunday urges US...
Air Travel Africa

IATA: Passenger Demand in Middle East and North Africa to Expand by 4.8% Over...

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has highlighted four priorities in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) which must be addressed for aviation...
Kigali City of Rwanda

Rwanda Set to Present Tourism Potentials at the World Summit

History, culture, and natural beauty somehow describe best the reality of Rwanda safari tours though the experience goes beyond everyone’s imagination. As Rwanda prepares...
Africa Aviation

African Aviation Displays Healthy Growth

Analysis of international air travel to Africa this year (January to August) by ForwardKeys, a company that predicts future travel patterns by crunching and...
ATA Annual World Tourism Conference

Africa Travel Association Postpones Annual World Tourism Conference

Africa Travel Association (ATA) postponed the 41st Annual World Tourism Conference to the first half of the year in 2017. Stephen Hayes, President and CEO...
Ethiopian Airbus A350

Ethiopian Airlines Receives its Second Airbus A350 XWB

Its another moment of pride for Ethiopian Airlines as it received its second Airbus A350 aircraft. Being the first African airline to purchase Airbus latest...