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.

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.