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South Africa seeks to partner with Tamil Nadu to boost tourism – The New Indian Express

By Express press service CHENNAI: The South African Tourism Board is seeking to collaborate with the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) in skills development for young people in the hospitality sector as well as other potential sectors. Neliswa Nkani, Hub Manager, Middle East, India and South East Asia, South African Tourism, said that Chennai […]

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Banana thrown at Richarlison as Brazil beat Tunisia 5-1

Brazilian striker Richarlison shoots the ball during the friendly soccer match between Brazil and Tunisia at Parc des Princes in Paris on 27 September 2022 (AFP) The match at the Parc des Princes was also briefly interrupted in the first half as the crowd was twice implored not to point laser pens at the Brazilian […]

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South Africa’s cheapest double cabin bakkie 2022: top 5 list

Since many double-cab bakkies are used for recreational purposes and are often used in urban areas where automatic transmissions make driving easier and less stressful, the automatic transmission trend is understandable. The machine makes it easy to tow and head into the wilderness, making it a smart buy for anyone with an active lifestyle. Like […]

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Emirates to accelerate its program in South Africa

Emirates airline expands its offer to South Africa with plans to add more frequencies on routes to the country’s three largest cities. The carrier already flies to Cape Town (CPT), Durban (DUR) and Johannesburg (JNB) from its base in Dubai (DXB), but said growing demand has led it to expand capacity to South Africa. […]

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Dock workers in Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia and Kenya seek uniform CBA from APM terminals

By DAPO OLAWUNI Dockworkers from four major African countries gathered at the Eko Hotels in Lagos on Monday. The countries are; Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia and KenyaThe meeting was organized at the instigation of the Dockers section of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) in London. Dockworkers subsequently decided to form a common front in pursuit […]

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Chitwan National Park makes progress in attracting domestic tourists

Chitwan National Park, Nepal’s first national park, received record numbers of visitors in the last fiscal year which ended on July 16, as national safari enthusiasts swarmed the jungle, happy to be released viral restrictions. The biodiverse park has received several international recognitions for its conservation and has grown in popularity over the years as […]

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Tata Safari XMS, XMAS launch: all the details

Tata Motors has launched two new variants in the Safari variant line, called XMS and XMAS. These variants are priced at ₹17.96 lakh and ₹19.26 lakh, respectively (both ex-showroom). These cars are positioned between the respective XM and XT variants. Compared to the XM, the Tata Safari XMS and XMAS variants get additional features such […]

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The eighth edition of the annual international conference of BWE21 will begin in February

The Arab League (LA) will host the eighth annual International Conference of Businesswomen of Egypt 21 (BWE21) under the chairmanship of Yomna Al-Sheridy under the title “Business Diversity for Sustainability”, next February. The activities of the annual conference will take place from February 23 to 27, 2023 in the governorates of Cairo and the New […]

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Breaking news and headlines of the day, Monday, September 26, 2022

A lot can change overnight, but we’ll keep you up to date with the latest news and headlines from South Africa on Monday, September 26, 2022. A beloved young couple were killed in a HORRIFIC when a truck’s brakes failed before it hit at least 10 cars. In a terrible family tragedy, a Kuilsriver father […]

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A 39-year-old holidaymaker is killed by a great white shark in South Africa during a morning swim

A screaming woman was killed in a horrific attack by a great white shark while taking an early morning swim this morning as she celebrated a bank holiday weekend. The 39-year-old victim was in shallow water when the deadly predator came quickly from deep water and grabbed her in its jaws near other swimmers. The […]

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Dispatches from the Sahara Desert: preparing for the trip

AGADEZ, NIGER – Before COVID-19 interrupted travel, I led expeditions that uncovered some 25 tonnes of rare fossils scattered across the Sahara Desert in remote parts of the West African country from Niger. These are impressive finds, including never-before-seen dinosaur species and human graves from a Saharan culture that flourished thousands of years before the […]

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Will Europe transfer agricultural activity to North Africa? |

PARIS, France/ TUNIS, Tunisia- Across northern and western Europe, vegetable growers are considering shutting down operations due to the financial hit of Europe’s energy crisis, further threatening food supplies. Some are considering moving their business to North Africa or importing food products from the southern Mediterranean as the solution. But Maghreb experts are skeptical that […]

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Today’s breaking news and headlines, Saturday September 24, 2022

We have the latest news and headlines in South Africa on Saturday 24th September. The man was airlifted to hospital in critical condition after suffering burns all over his body. He was electrocuted while working at a power station in Kempton Park. Horrifying scenes were seen in Lydenburg, Mpumalanga on Friday – after a getaway […]

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Joburg and Seychelles Tourism explore new gateways

Page content The Joburg Tourism Company (JTC) and the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) are poised to reach new heights by positioning Johannesburg as the gateway to Seychelles. JTC is constantly looking for opportunities to position the city of Joburg as one of the top destinations to visit in South Africa. The two organizations hosted a […]

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Wanda Nara announces a “painful” separation with Mauro Icardi

Wanda Nara announced the “painful” end of her nine-year marriage to Mauro Icardi via an Instagram story. Nara broke up with Icardi The couple reportedly broke up in October 2021 Icardi moved to Turkey this summer WHAT HAPPENED? Nara announced that the couple were no longer together and the marriage had ended after nine years. […]

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South Africa, as a member of the BRICS, must raise its voice on Putin’s nukes

With President Vladimir Putin’s latest speech announcing a partial mobilization and redefining Russia’s nuclear weapons strategy, his war against Ukraine has taken an ugly turn of escalation. Threatening to use such weapons, after giving up any attempt to use the international institutions that Russia helped to build, is far too damaging for South Africa or […]

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SA: Sha Sha releases the album I’m Alive

The release follows a listening session where the 28-year-old BET Award winner hosted local media and music professionals at Sony Music Entertainment Africa’s offices in Rosebank, Johannesburg. The record affirms Sha Sha’s dominance in the Amapiano scene while expanding its creativity into bolder, more soulful R&B terrain. He enjoys collaborations with top local artists including […]

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Keshi laid the foundations for African coaches – Mosimane

Pitso Mosimane believes that Stephen Keshi’s achievements as Nigeria coach have changed the perception of local tacticians. Mosimane said Keshi laid the foundations for African coaches Challenge African coaches to imitate him Mosimane does not see expatriate coaches as superior WHAT HAPPENED? All African countries in the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be coached by […]

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Hosting the FIFA World Cup brings benefits. But not as much as politicians claim

World Cup kick-off on November 20, when Qatar host Ecuador in the opening game. It will end on December 18 when the final is played in the 80,000-seat Lusail Iconic Stadium. In the weeks to come, the world’s attention will be on Qatar, the smallest country by land area to ever host the event. Having […]

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Maryaprude Shares Relationship Status 2 Years After Divorcing Willis Raburu

Maryaprude is slowly getting back into making news after allegedly taking a short break from social media to focus on herself – just before her previous IG account was hacked by strangers. Maryaprude weight loss after divorce Be that as it may, with her return to social media, Mrs. Maryaprude continues to grab our attention, […]

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Private wealth in Africa rises to $798 billion and rises to $3 trillion

per bird Nairobi. Africa’s stock of private wealth is expected to jump 38% to nearly $3 trillion over the next decade, with Mauritius and Rwanda seeing the strongest growth. Africa’s smaller and better organized economies are rapidly turning into centers of wealth, home to more and more of the continent’s dollar millionaires. According to the […]

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The opening of Japan’s borders to visitors also represents an opportunity for hotels around the world to receive outbound Japanese tourists.

Japan (Credit: David Edelstein/unsplash). Japan (Credit: Jezael Melgoza/unsplash). Three experts share their views on what this means and how businesses should go about reactivating Japanese tourists. Following the recent announcement of the full reopening of its Japanese borders to tourists from September 7, this also represents an important opportunity for hotels and tourism service providers […]

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Nine must-see hotspots of queer history in Africa

Historically, the LGBTQ+ community across Africa has faced adversity, from homophobic prejudice to navigating safe spaces to thrive, especially in countries where it is illegal to exist. Whether it’s Uganda’s anti-gay legislation or Cameroon’s transgender arrests, many African countries are known as hostile places for LGBTQ+ people to visit, let alone live. As a result, […]

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Kenya Barris’ ‘Wizard of Oz’ Remake Will Include LGBTQ Representation

Welcome to the show “Just for Variety.” Somewhere over the rainbow, indeed! Kenya Barris tells me that LGBTQ representation will be featured in its “Wizard of Oz” remake. “The original was an allegory and a reflection of how the world was back then with things like the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl,” says Barris, […]

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Adorable endangered giraffe calf born in a UK safari park

Keepers of a safari park in the UK are celebrating the birth of an incredibly cute giraffe calf. The six-foot-tall baby boy was born at the new giraffe home at West Midland Safari Park at 12.30pm on September 13, 2022, to third time mum Arusha and dad Rufus. After a gestation period of around 15 […]

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Kenya’s sports minister clashes with suspended football official

A general view of Kenya Photo: VCG Crisis-hit Kenyan football experienced another day of drama on Tuesday when suspended Football Federation of Kenya (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa reopened the offices he had been on lockdown from since November 2021, only for the country’s sports minister calls the move a “break-in.” The East African nation remains […]

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Key Focus Areas of the Global Marine Tourism Market and Risk Management Capacity Building 2022-2030

Marine tourism market Marine Tourism Market Research Predicts Massive Growth Over Forecast Period Till 2030 NEW YORK CITY, NY 10170., NY, USA, September 21, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Global Marine tourism market 2022 research report published by Market.Biz, including the latest industry research and analysis data and future industry trends. The report lists leading industry competitors […]

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Def Jam teams up with Nigeria-based Native Records

The deal, a joint venture partnership, was made public on Tuesday by Def Jam Chairman and CEO Tunji Balogun and Native Networks co-founders Seni Saraki and Teni Zaccheaus. The development comes a year after Balogun took charge of the US label, which launched its African division in 2020 and currently boasts an impressive list of […]

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Kenya’s exports to Uganda plummet as rest of EAC soars

By PETER MBURU Kenya’s exports to Tanzania saw the fastest growth among all East African Community (EAC) markets in the six months to June, according to new data, eclipsing the sluggish performance of the country in its main trading destination, Uganda. Central Bank of Kenya statistics show Kenya’s exports to Uganda fell 8.5% to Ksh […]

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European cars have a second life in Africa, but at a price

Africa is the world’s leading destination for used vehicles. Photo: Yanick Folly / AFPSource: AFP PAY ATTENTION: Check the news which is chosen exactly for you ➡️ find the “Recommended for you” block on the home page and enjoy! His Toyota Matrix has done the equivalent of four times around the world and it would […]

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Passengers on long-distance buses must be protected against s…

The safety of bus passengers on South African roads is paramount, especially for foreign tourists, who are not comfortable visiting the country due to its high crime rate. Tourism portfolio committee chair, Tandi Mahambehlala, said during a briefing on Tuesday when the South African Police Service (SAPS) made a presentation to the committee on the […]

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Kenya Moore reveals her divorce from Marc Daly is ‘status quo’ after filing for separation in 2021

See the gallery Image Credit: David Buchan/Shutterstock Kenya Moore, 51, is not officially single yet! The RHO.A the star said Andy Cohen54 years old, that she is still legally married to her former partner, Marc Daly, after filing for divorce in May 2021. “He’s not asking for anything at this point. It’s just stopped. So […]

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Joey Muthengi, former Citizen TV presenter, hospitalized

Muthengi shared the update on her social media without disclosing details of the medical condition that led her to be admitted for treatment. “Hospitals are the worst, 3 days later,” Joey updated his fans. The media personality took a break from the media space after leaving Royal Media Services-owned Citizen TV in November 2018. She […]

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West Midlands Safari Park: birth of a new baby giraffe

The six-foot-tall baby boy was born at the new giraffe home in the park, at 12:30 p.m. on September 13, 2022, to third time mum, Arusha and dad Rufus. After a gestation period of around 15 months, keepers were eagerly awaiting the birth, but as the calf was born at night, the event was captured […]

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FALSE: This YouTube video does not show Miguna returning to Kenya | by PesaCheck | Sep 2022

YouTube video is a compilation of old videos. A YouTube video claiming that Canadian lawyer Miguna Miguna has returned to Kenya is FALSE. The 4:46 minute video is titled “BREAKING NEWS!!!MIGUNA MIGUNA ARRIVES IN KENYA❤️ PRESIDENT RUTO WELCOMES HIM🥺EMOTIONAL!UHURU HAAMINI (Uhuru Can’t Believe It)”. Miguna was exiled on March 26, 2018 after he and other […]

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Namdhari’s celebrates World Tourism Day with a week-long international food festival

Namdhari’s Group, an omnichannel retailer with over 28 supermarkets in Bangalore, is holding a week-long international food festival at its Simpli Namdhari’s & Simpli Good Food cafes across all its stores in the city. A special vegetarian menu has been prepared for this purpose, which includes dishes from seven different countries, namely Mexican (Loaded Vegetables […]

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African agribusiness startups raise $1 billion in 5 years, just 1% of global funds

Africa has seen a substantial increase in the volume of venture capital entering the continent. While the majority of investment is going to Africa’s booming fintech sector, agribusiness startups are also seeing a surge in investor interest. Last year, $482.3 million was invested in the agribusiness industry in 2021, a 250% increase from 2020, according […]

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Kenya Moore Revealed Her Divorce From Marc Daly Has Stalled – Hollywood Life

See the gallery Image Credit: David Buchan/Shutterstock Kenya Moore, 51, is not officially single yet! The RHOA star said Andy Cohen54 years old, that she is still legally married to her former partner, Marc Daly, after filing for divorce in May 2021. “He’s not asking for anything at this point. It’s just stopped. So until […]

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CDC moves 3 tropical island getaways to ‘moderate’ risk category for Covid-19

Editor’s Note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday moved three tropical […]

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Launch of the Destination West Africa project on September 24

The initiators of Destination West Africa Project (DWAP), the duo of Goge Africa; Isaac Moses and Nneka Isaac-Moses announced their intention to present the project to the public on September 24, 2022 at the Lekki Conservation Centre, Lagos. Besides Goge Africa, the new project, which is powered by a number of organizations and individuals in […]

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Kenya calls Marlo a sociopath amid fight

We’re back from last week’s episode for more Marlo drama in the Real Housewives of Atlanta. The production will have to resort to calling people at the end of the episode out of sheer desperation. Please take a big sip of your libation, and preferably no peach tea! marlo defends her unruly behavior this season, […]

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Inside major climate finance deals in Africa

Climate finance needs are great if Africa is to take its place among regions creating solutions to the climate emergency, but African leaders are determined to unlock funds. We break down the details of the billions of pitches likely to be filed at Cop 27 By Conrad Onyango, Bird Africa Story Agency Egypt is leading […]

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West Africa fails to stem growing terrorist insurgency…

Quietly last week, the West African state of Togo extended the state of emergency for another six months. The country had declared a three-month state of emergency in the northern region in June after terrorists attacked a military outpost, killing soldiers. The attack was the first inside Togo since attacks by extremist militants began in […]

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Rotana expects faster return to pre-pandemic growth levels by year-end, CEO says

Abu Dhabi-based hotel operator Rotana expects a faster return to pre-pandemic levels of activity by the end of this year – compared to an earlier forecast of 2023 – boosted by a growth in the number of tourists, the return of business meetings and the FIFA World Cup in Qatar, said its president and general […]

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‘No one outside of Africa who comes to build it for us’

The Chronicle Kizito Sikuka Africa is ready to work with the rest of the world as an equal partner and will not let anyone dictate the terms of engagement as the continent has the capacity to fund its own development trajectory. The outgoing chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), President Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera […]

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How Ruto’s fertilizer plan forces him to appease Morocco

By Tony Mochama On his first full day in office, President William Ruto said Kenya’s relations with the Kingdom of Morocco would be “accelerated in the areas of trade, agriculture, health, tourism, energy , among other things, for the mutual benefit of our countries”. A day earlier, in his inauguration speech, the president had publicly […]

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Garden Route opens my eyes to the beauty of South Africa…

The first time I discovered South Africa as an American tourist was on a road trip along the Garden Route – and it was a whirlwind of mini-adventures and significant accomplishments. On the first day, I piled into a minibus with my padded hiking backpack with the 14 American colleagues. We had just moved to […]

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Qatar Investment Authority wants to invest in Egypt’s tourism and hospitality sectors – Markets & Companies – Business

Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly leading a meeting with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) delegation, several senior officials from the French hotel group Accor and Egyptian officials on Saturday, September 17, 2022. Photo courtesy from the Egyptian cabinet’s Facebook page. In a meeting with Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly on Saturday, Asia-Pacific and Africa investment […]

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ACTIF 2022 opens a new route for trade and investment between the Caribbean and Africa

CS Global Partners, one of the world’s leading government advisory firms, is the official representative of the Commonwealth Governments of Dominica, Saint Lucia and Saint Kitts and Nevis, all of whom participated in the first-ever Forum on Afro-Caribbean trade and investment. (ACTIF2022), which took place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from September 1-3, 2022. The forum opened […]

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‘RHOA’ preview: Kenya calls Marlo a ‘sociopath’ in heated reunion fight

See the gallery Image Credit: Scott Gries/Bravo More aboutKenya Moore Get ready for an epic showdown between marlo Hampton and Kenya Moore to the next episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. HollywoodLife has an EXCLUSIVE look at Part 2 of the Season 14 Reunion, where the drama between the Peach Holders heats up. When […]

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Congratulations on Kudus: Black Stars midfielder’s season so far

As expected, Kudus’ Champions League exploits earned him his first league start to the season at home against Heerenveen last weekend and he showed his class again by scoring twice in another man of the game performance. game when Ajax won 5-0. That makes four goals in three consecutive games, equaling his best season for […]

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The state of the Caribbean tech ecosystem

The Caribbean is breaking away from its reliance on tourism and focusing more on building its tech economy. TechBeach Retreat is a technology platform designed to connect Caribbean startups to leading global technology companies. They also provide founders with access to the resources needed to solve problems and accelerate their growth. We caught up with […]

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India will face South Africa in the opening match

U19 T20 Women’s World Cup: India to face South Africa in opening match U19 T20 Women’s World Cup: India to face South Africa in opening match U19 Women T20 World Cup: The match schedule for the inaugural ICC Women’s Under-19 World Cup T20 World Cup to be held in South Africa has been announced. The […]

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Today’s latest news and headlines, Friday, September 16, 2022

We have the latest news and headlines from South Africa on Friday 16th September. Heavy rains, strong winds and snow are expected soon in several parts of South Africa. 1-20cm of snow is thought to be expected. Eskom plans to request a MASSIVE tariff increase from 1 April 2023/24. It was announced on Thursday. Here […]

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Secretary Antony J. Blinken and South African Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor before their meeting

SECRETARY BLINKEN: Hello everyone. It is a particular pleasure to receive my colleague and friend, South African Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor. This is just one small way to repay the extraordinary hospitality that the Minister of Foreign Affairs showed me and our team when we visited South Africa over the summer and that we had […]

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Kenya’s SGR is close to breaking even despite President’s directive to relocate cargo operations to Mombasa

Kenya’s SGR is close to breaking even despite President’s directive to relocate cargo operations to Mombasa NAIROBI, Kenya- The standard gauge railway [SGR] built by the Chinese government as part of a decongestion operation at the port of Mombasa, suffocated by the slow movement of goods, recorded positive revenues. July data from the Kenya National […]

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West Africa fails to stem growing jihadist insurgency | Faisal Al Yafai

Quietly last week, the West African state of Togo extended a emergency state for another six months. The country had declared a three-month state of emergency in the northern region in June after jihadists attacked a military outpost, killing soldiers. The attack was the first inside Togo since jihadist attacks began in the region in […]

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Sustainable Tourism Market to Show Compound YoY Growth

The sustainable tourism market will register an annual growth rate of 33.3% in 2022. According to IMF analysis, the size of the sustainable tourism market will exceed US$1.0 billion in 2022. Between 2022 and 2032, the market is expected to post a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23.4%. The share of the global sustainable […]

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Marcus Edwards’ outstanding performance in Sporting FC against Tottenham Hotspurs

The ‘mini-Messi’ left Spurs for Sporting CP under manager Mauricio Pochettino and they may regret it as he has risen to the occasion game after game. His form and technique show the qualities that give him an edge as an athlete. He gave Spurs defenders a nightmare in Tuesday night’s game. As he left Tottenham […]

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Africa’s fast track to prosperity

📉 What people think In the Warp News poll, more than four in ten believe the highest percentage of entrepreneurs are in North America. Only one in ten believed in the right option, Africa. Across Africa, 22% of working age population are entrepreneurs (40% in Nigeria and Zambia). Among them, women represent 27%. In Latin […]

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Trading Enterprises Volvo ‘Walks The Talk’ with Global Launch of Exclusive Sustainable Sneaker on World Car Free Day

Volvo Cars teams up with the world’s most advanced everyday footwear brand, Casca, to create a limited-edition sneaker inspired by the Volvo XC40 Recharge Dubai, UAE: Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises, Volvo Cars’ official representative in the UAE, announces a new initiative that clearly emphasizes the automotive brand’s true commitment to sustainability. The global automotive leader is […]

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Martinez’s height doesn’t matter at Man Utd! -Stam

Lisandro Martinez’s size dominated talk after his move to Manchester United, but Jaap Stam believes his other skills make that irrelevant. PL’s shortest centre-back at 5ft 9in A good start banished the first doubts Stam not worried WHAT HAPPENED? Many questions have been asked about Martinez’s ability to compete with Premier League forwards as a […]

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ACWA Power eyes water desalination projects in Africa: CEO

DUBAI: The Crown Prince of Dubai on Tuesday launched an initiative to boost the city’s key economic sectors and create new opportunities for growth. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum said the research and development program would provide a comprehensive framework for innovation in Dubai, Emirates News Agency reported. Outlining the city’s top priorities […]

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Injuries in stadium crash as Kenya inaugurates president | app

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A number of people were run over and injured as Kenyans forced their way into a stadium on Tuesday where William Ruto will be inaugurated as president. It is not known how many people were injured, but local broadcaster KTN reported hundreds in a Red Cross tent. No deaths have been […]

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The adventure tourism market will generate big revenues in the future: leisure equipment, Intrepid group, ROW Adventures

This press release was originally issued by SBWire Edison, New Jersey—(SBWIRE) – 12/09/2022 – The latest published study of the Global Adventure Tourism Market by AMA Research assesses the market size, trend and forecast to 2027. The Adventure Tourism Market Research covers important research data and proves to be a handy reference document for managers, […]

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Africa’s first hydrogen plant seen producing electricity in 2024

DUBAI: The Dubai Municipality announced on Monday that 85% of the construction of the Dubai Waste Management Centre, the world’s largest waste-to-energy project, has been completed. Construction of the DWMC began in 2021, in line with the vision of Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, to elevate Dubai’s […]

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Deadly mining dam collapse destroys livelihoods in South Africa

Several people were reportedly killed after a mine dam burst and caused flooding that washed away homes and cars in central South Africa, officials said on Sunday. Television footage showed a river of mud and water flowing from the disused diamond mine and into a nearby residential area. It was covering roads and sweeping homes […]

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Reintroduction of Cheetas will boost tourism in Chambal: CM Shivraj Singh

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Sunday that tourism in the Chambal region would increase after the relocation of cheetahs to Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh. CM Chouhan mentioned that state tourism will benefit after the reintroduction of cheetahs. “We also run a skills center to train local residents who have been […]

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Seychelles island unveils new brand identity

Magical Seychelles again invite to visit. The appeal comes after her new look which was unveiled recently. The country, which is among the top destinations in Africa, noted that the rebranding was imperative and to allow easy adaptation to growing marketing and digital trends around the world. “It was the right time for us to […]

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Farmington Jazz Trio D’DAT Travels to Africa for WOMAD Safari Event

D’DAT will travel to Johannesburg, South Africa in early October to perform at the 40th annual WOMAD South African Safari festival. The event which will feature indigenous musicians from this host country, as well as those from Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States. D’DAT will be joined on this trip by Shiprock native […]

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Homes swept away after mining dam burst in South Africa

Johannesburg — A mine dam burst and caused flooding that washed away homes and cars in central South Africa, officials said on Sunday, forcing residents to be evacuated. Television footage showed a river of mud and water flowing from the mine and into a nearby residential area, covering roads and washing away homes, in Jagersfontein, […]

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Dubai’s first moon-shaped luxury resort may open soon: report

The Moon complex can comfortably accommodate 10 million annual visitors. Dubai is home to all things luxury, and now the city is set to have a gigantic moon-shaped resort soon. According Arab Affairsa Canadian architecture firm, Moon World Resorts (MWR), proposed to build the resort to provide customers with affordable space tourism in the field. […]

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Miss Ekiti Bolarinde Roseline wins the Beauty of Africa International 2022 contest

From Charity Nwakaudu, Abuja Miss Bolarinde Roseline, representing Ekiti State, became the winner of the 2022 Beauty of Africa International Competition (BAIP). Roseline, 27, beat 12 other contestants to win the highly prestigious crown in Africa at the 15th edition of the cultural competition held on Friday, September 9 at Ladi kwali hall, Sheraton Hotel, […]

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American tennis star Frances Tiafoe is making a big impact in Africa

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone >> Last year, Sam Jalloh zigzagged across West Africa to coach children in tennis, taking with him racquets, balls and a cell phone laden with photos and videos of tennis. a professional player in action to inspire young people. The player? Frances Tiafoe. This decision to encourage young Africans by showing them […]

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Kenya’s long banter with Queen Elizabeth II

By nation. Africa Queen Elizabeth II always had a soft spot for Kenya. She ascended the throne in 1952 on the steps of State House Nairobi, then known as Government House after colonial governor Sir Philip Mitchell read the proclamation which saw the young princess become Queen Elizabeth II. A day earlier the princess was […]

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Waka About Africa organizes a FinTechTour conference | The Guardian Nigeria News

Under the theme FinTechTour: Unleashing Opportunities for Nigerian Businesses, the 2022 edition of the annual Waka About Africa (WAA) conference is set to be held. The event, which aims to forge a warm relationship between finance, technology and tourism professionals and stakeholders, is scheduled to be held on Thursday, September 22 at the LCCI Conference […]

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Tourist arrivals in Kenya remain below 2019 levels despite growth

NAIROBI, Kenya, September 9 – International tourist arrivals in Kenya from the start of the year to August remained well below 2019 levels as the effects of Covid-19 continue to linger, according to new data. According to data compiled by the Tourism Research Institute (TRI), the country registered 924,812 international tourists from January to August, […]

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South Africa’s first black female bandleader is making waves in the local music scene

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JOHANNESBURG, Sept 9 (Reuters) – South Africa’s first black female conductor, Ofentse Pitse, who founded her music collective Anchored Sound aged 27, is pushing the boundaries of a traditional orchestra in hoping to create a Coachella-level experience. With the help of 20 singers and 19 musicians, […]

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How Princess Elizabeth Succeeded King George VI While Touring Kenya

Prince Philip broke the news to his wife of the King’s death while they were alone. They rested at Sagana Lodge, a wedding gift from the Kenyan people, after spending the night at the Treetops Hotel in Aberdare Forest watching large animals. The new queen was the same age as Elizabeth I when she ascended […]

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Kenya Tourism Board Launches North American Marketing Campaign

WHY IT RATES: To help the recovery of tourism in Kenya, the new large-scale marketing campaign “Real Deal Kenya”, aimed at the North American market, will offer flight booking options and special itineraries with seven partner tour operators, adapted to different many different interests and budgets. —Laurie Baratti The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has launched […]