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DECLINE IN INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL TO SA WITH NO SIGN OF RECOVERY

Recent Statistics SA numbers have international visitors to South Africa in decline for the first seven months of 2019. Arrivals by foreign travellers declined by 5% according to a recently

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NIGERIAN TRAVEL STARTUPS ARE GETTING MILLENNIALS TO PICK LOCAL TOURISM OVER VACATIONS ABROAD

Last year, when Tolu Sofoluwe wanted a holiday away from Lagos and the high-stress, non-stop world of corporate consulting she’s worked for 13 years, she did not opt for Dubai

THE RISE OF NIGERIA – WHY WE SHOULD BE PAYING ATTENTION TO THIS TRAVEL MARKET : #AFRICAMONTH

There’s an energy and dogged determination one feels when visiting Nigeria for the first time. It’s that palpable can-do, roll-up-your-sleeves, hurry-up-and-wait atmosphere that is simply intoxicating. There’s a true sense

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NDTV visits the Nike Art Gallery in Lagos – and discovers Nigerian treasures!

On it’s trip to Lagos, Nigeria, NDTV paid a visit to the iconic Nike Art Gallery and left inspired that Nigeria, now more than ever, is ready to take on

FTAN President – Nigeria accounts for less than 3% of tourist-receipts in Africa

The Federation of Tourism Association of Nigeria (FTAN) says that less than three per cent of tourists visiting Africa annually choose Nigeria as their tourism destinations. Mr Karim Rabo, the

South Africans ‘unwelcoming’ to African visitors

South Africans are regarded as unfriendly and unwelcoming to Africans from the rest of the continent‚ Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa says. This was the key reason why the compound annual

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South Africa is attracting more overseas visitors but fewer from Africa

More overseas tourists are choosing SA as a holiday destination, but visitors from the region and the broader continent declined in January. Overseas tourists to SA increased to 245,074 in