Africa — Industry News

Tourism news from the African continent. Find all the trade news for the travel sector in Africa.
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Morocco launches its ‘Kingdom of Light’ campaign to attract young urbanites

Morocco’s national tourism office, “Visit Morocco” (ONMT), has recently rolled out its…
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THE SEYCHELLES SCRAPS PCR TEST RULE FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLERS

The Seychelles has scrapped the Covid PCR test rule for fully-vaccinated international…
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RADISSON EXPANDS IN AFRICA WITH PLAN FOR 5 NEW HOTELS

The Radisson Hotel Group has continued its ambitious African growth and development…
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ZANZIBAR’S TOURIST BOARD SIGNS DEAL WITH EXIM BANK TO HELP SPEED UP GROWTH OF COUNTRY’S TOURISM SECTOR

The Zanzibar Association of Tourism Investors (ZATI) has signed a three-year sponsorship…
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MAURITIUS EASES COVID RESTRICTIONS TO BOOST TOURISM IN 2022

Mauritius has further eased Covid-related restrictions on international visitors in a bid…
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IGLTA FOUNDATION AWARDS FIRST LGBTQ+ TOURISM SCHOLARSHIP TO AFRICAN TOUR OPERATOR

The managing director of tour operator Ntsako Travel Africa, Lipian Mtandabari, has…
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TANGIER’S HISTORICAL PRISON TRANSFORMED INTO A MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART

Tangier has opened its latest attraction, the Museum of Contemporary Art, which…
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MOZAMBIQUE CREATES THE MAPUTO NATIONAL PARK

By merging existing terrestrial and marine ecosystems, Mozambique’s Council for Ministers has…
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AFRICA OFFERS A NEW KIND OF “SPACE TRAVEL”

Travellers looking to escape from the complications of a post-pandemic world are…
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INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS RETURN TO MADAGASCAR

The Island of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean is again allowing international…
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EGYPT INCREASINGLY SEEKING MEDICAL TOURISTS FROM AFRICA

Egypt is working to attract more African and Levant travellers to its…
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EAST AFRICA TOURISM LAUNCHES NEW TOURISM CAMPAIGN

The East Africa Tourism Platform (EATP) has announced a three-month campaign dubbed…