Author Archives: African Travels

Israel Moves To Deport 40,000 African Migrants

The fate of 40,000 African migrants in Israel remains unclear after lawmakers approved a proposal to deport them. The Cabinet in Jerusalem voted unanimously Sunday to close the isolated Holot detention facility in the Negev Desert. Holot houses thousands of Africans who entered Israel illegally. The center is due to shut down in three months, and residents will face the option of leaving the country or going to prison.

World’s Busiest Airport, Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Suffers Power Cut

A power cut at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson international airport has led to a partial shut-down, with tens of thousands of people reported affected.

Winners Of 2017 African Travel Times Magazine Receive Awards In Ghana

Awardees of 2017 African Travel Times Magazine have received their awards at a ceremony held in Accra, Ghana.

The ceremony, which took place at the iconic Golden Tulip Hotel, Accra, Ghana was held on Tuesday December 5, 2017 with attendance from both the public and private sectors.

China Forbidden City

The Forbidden City is a palace complex in central Beijing, China. The former seat of Imperial Chinese Dragon Throne from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty—the years 1420 to 1912, it now houses the Palace Museum. The Forbidden City served as the home of emperors and their households as well as the ceremonial and political centre of Chinese government for almost 500 years.

Can Nigeria Continue To Rely On Synagogue Church For Its Arrivals?

For many years, the entire tourism industry including this writer have campaigned and celebrated Synagogue Church of All Nations [SCOAN], as the ultimate attraction that would put the country on the world tourism map.