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Foreigners to pay more to visit Mandela’s prison

Foreign tourists will for the first time pay more than South Africans to visit Robben Island, where ...

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Côte d’Ivoire: Government seeks Bank’s support for $5.8 bln tourism plan

The document entitled “Sublime Côte d’Ivoire”, was presented to the Bank’s Vice-President responsible for Private sector, Infrastructure ...

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Asantehene’s 20th anniversary – a multi-cultural ‘tapestry’ to be hanged on the world’s hall of fame

The Manhyia Palace in Kumasi, the royal seat of the Asante Monarchs, on Sunday April 21, became ...

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British woman killed by gunmen at Nigerian holiday resort

A British woman was one of two people shot dead by gunmen who stormed a holiday resort ...

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TOURISM: South African Embassy in Nigeria Approved over 17,000 visa applications, rejects 5,078 in 6 months

The South African Consul-General in Nigeria, Mr Darkey Africa has disclosed that the embassy approved 17, 914 ...

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Chibok girls 5th anniversary: UNICEF seeks more protection of children’s rights

 By Rabiu Sani Mr Mohamed Fall, the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) Representative in Nigeria, ...

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Ugandan President assures tourists of safety after rescue of U.S. visitor

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni on Monday assured tourists of their safety in Uganda, noting that the security ...

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Controversial birth certificate rules for foreign tourists in SA to be scrapped

By TOM HEAD It’s taken four months for the government to fully establish clarity on this situation, ...

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Kenyans turn homes into hotels, reap Sh500m

Over the past year, Ms Naserian Sitelu has had business travellers from Nairobi, a group of Nigerians, ...

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Ghana Tourism Minister Catherine Afeku moves to the Presidency as new Minister is appointed

Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo as appointed Barbara Oteng Gyasi as the country’s new minister for Tourism, Culture ...

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