Author Archives: African Travels

Steve Now Lagos Commissioner For Tourism, Arts and Culture

Steve Ayorinde has been named the new Lagos Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture in a major cabinet reshuffle by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, the first since his administration began three years ago.

Kenya Airways Starts Ticket Sales For Its Non-Stop Daily Flight To New York

Kenya Airways today marks a great milestone with the launch of a non-stop flight from Nairobi to New York. The national carrier starts selling today tickets for the inaugural flight which is scheduled for October 28th this year.

Virgin Atlantic Reveals Ambitious Plans For Nigerian Market

Virgin Atlantic Airways has reiterated its commitments to support social and economic growth in the country, coupled with ambitious plan for the air travel market. The airline thanked Nigerians for their supports of its daily service to London over the last 16 years, saying it is left optimistic and ambitious for 2018, doing business with Nigeria.

Ethiopian Airlines Seeks To Ease Inter-Africa Travel

As international travel to the African continent blossoms—visitation was up 6.5 percent in 2017—getting to Africa is becoming easier than ever. A number of carriers are increasing or expanding international service to their African hubs.

Ethiopian Airlines Pilot Who Led All Female Intra-African Flight Happy Over Feat

Amsale Gualu, the Ethiopian Airlines pilot who a led a historic an all-female inter – Africa flight last weekend has expressed joy at the feat her team chalked. She was speaking after the five-and-half hour flight from the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa landed at the Lagos International airport on Saturday, December 16, 2017.