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Namibia starting to win the anti-poaching battle

Namibia is winning the battle against rhino and elephant poaching - for now. The country’s environment and tourism minister Pohamba Shifeta told Nyasha Nyaungwa,...

Malawi hands down 18-year sentence for rhino poacher

An unprecedented total of an effective 36 years of prison time has been handed down to three people convicted for poaching a black rhinoceros...

Ivory Coast eyeing direct flights to US

Ivory Coast is in talks with three African airlines to operate the first direct route from the West African country to the US by...

Airbnb to invest $1M in community-led African tourism

Rental accommodation social platform Airbnb will invest $1 million from 2018 until 2020 to support community-led tourism projects in Africa. Airbnb said this commitment is part...

Brussels to fly to Uganda daily

For the fist time in aviation history a Belgian airline will offer daily flights between Brussels and Entebbe in Uganda, starting December this year. A...

Cape Town township stays growing in popularity on AirBNB

A non-profit organisation called Ikhaya Le Langa - run by women in one of South Africa’s oldest townships - is making headlines by renting...

Abidjan to host Africa’s largest video games festival

Abidjan will play host to Africa’s largest video games festival later this year - the Electronic and Video Game Festival of Abidjan (FEJA). The...

11 African countries to benefit from agricultural transformation plan

At least 11 African countries will benefit from the US $280 million Partnership for Inclusive Agricultural Transformation in Africa (PIATA), which was launched this...

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