Why Nigeria, Africa lag behind in tourism development, gains
The poor state of airport infrastructure and stringent visa policies in Nigeria and other African countries have been identified as the major constraints behind the low profitability of the tourism sector.
Airport charges, taxes cost airlines 38 per cent revenue
The multiple charges and taxes levied by airports in Nigeria and other African countries have gone up some notches, and now cost the carriers as much as 38 per cent of total earnings.
ET wins best carrier award
Ethiopian Airlines has won the African Airlines Association’s (AFRAA) Best Airlines in Africa Award 2018 for the seventh year in a row.
IATA, AFRAA sign MoU to advance aviation in Africa
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the African Airline Association (AFRAA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deepen their cooperation.