Daily Archives: March 23, 2019

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African tourism sector booming – global body

ABN# Travel and tourism in Africa grew by 5.6% in 2018 compared to the global average of 3.9% and the broader African economic growth rate of 3.2%, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). This makes Africa the second-fastest growing tourism region. Asia-Pacific is the fastest growing. According […]

Nigeria, faced with the challenge of punctuality in airports, canceled more than 700 national and international flights and recorded more than 41,000 delays in 2018.

ABN# The figures are awing and have cost the Nigerian economy hundreds of billions of dollars in losses. 734 flights to all destinations were cancelled and more than 41,000 delays were recorded between January and December 2018. In addition, 41,498 pieces of luggage were found out of the 45,058 missing, […]