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Travel & Tourism

Official visit of UNWTO Secretary-General to Zambia

During the official visit, Mr. Pololikashvili met with President H.E Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu to express UNWTO’s support for the Zambian government’s policy direction. In particular, he welcomed the strategic

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Africa News: 10 Facts That Prove The Ancient Egyptians Were Black And African

Were ancient Egyptians Black? Were they African? It’s a question that has been debated and debated. There has been research conducted that proves yes, other studies which say the opposite.

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South African Airways, Emotions DMC Promote Destination Mauritius in Nigeria

South African Airways (SAA) Nigeria and Emotions DMC, a Destination Management Company have struck a partnership deal to woo Nigerian travel agencies to sell destination Mauritius to Nigerian travellers. The

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UNWTO- International Tourist Arrivals Reach 1.4 billion Two Years Ahead of Forecasts

International tourist arrivals grew 6% in 2018, totalling 1.4 billion according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. UNWTO’s long term forecast issued in 2010 indicated the 1.4 billion mark

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South Africa: Africa’s Travel Indaba, Changing the African Narrative through Tourism

The noteworthiness of tourism to Africa and its economy was again established at the just concluded Africa’s Travel Indaba 2019, held at Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention Centre in Durban, KwaZulu

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UNWTO Secretary General Commends Nigeria for Successful Hosting of Commission for Africa

As delegates to the 61st United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)/Commission for Africa (CAF) meeting wounds up with a visit to Lagos, the Secretary General of UNWTO, Zurab Pololikashvili, Has described