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South Africa, Beautiful Country of Contrasts and Struggle

South Africa, Beautiful Country of Contrasts and Struggle

South Africa tour, Part II By Sandra Long WeaverTribune Editorial Director An elephant chased us. During our daylong safari in an open-air jeep in KwaZulu National Park, a male elephant emerged from the bush and started moving toward us. At first, the eight of us were excited and taking pictures ...

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Inside Magashi, Rwanda’s first luxury safari camp

Inside Magashi, Rwanda's first luxury safari camp

Wilderness Safaris has officially opened its new camp, Magashi, overlooking scenic Lake Rwanyakazinga in the north-east of Rwanda’s wildlife-rich Akagera National Park. Launched in partnership with conservation non-profit African Parks and the Rwanda Development Board (RDB), both of which manage the national park, Magashi offers life-changing journeys to this remarkable location – journeys that are ...

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Promoting the adoption of digital skills amongst Africa’s youth

The 5th Regional Forum for the Partnership for Skills in Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology (“PASET”), scheduled from 20 – 22 May 2019, in Kigali, Rwanda, brought together industry experts from diverse fields, notable members of academia and prominent policy makers with a similar vision in mind – creating a ...

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Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting

By AFPMore by this Author Botswana on Wednesday lifted its ban on elephant hunting, saying the population had increased and farmers’ livelihoods were being impacted, in a move set to trigger outrage from conservationists. A prohibition on elephant hunting was introduced in the southern African country in 2014 by then-president ...

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10 ultimate travel experiences in Africa

10 ultimate travel experiences in Africa

Wildlife, incredible landscapes, exciting road trips, centuries-old tribes and glorious beaches are just a few great travel experiences that make Africa one of the most desirable travel destinations in the world. And if you’re unsure of what to do, Sue Garrett of Flight Centre has listed 10 of the most ...

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Kenya seeks to push for increased Conference Tourism in Africa

Kenya seeks to push for increased Conference Tourism in Africa

Kenya is among 3,500 exhibitors attending this year’s international IMEX fair in Frankfurt, Germany with conference tourism industry players ready to market and position Kenya as a world renowned business events destination.  At least seven Kenyan Business Tourism Stakeholders are attending IMEX led by Tourism Principal Secretary in the Ministry ...

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