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Reviving tourism in West Africa

West Africa has huge tourist potential, but factors such as poor transport, security concerns and the ebola virus have held it back.…

Airbnb looks to scale up in Africa

Airbnb – the online broker that connects tourists with property owners – has experienced quite startling growth in Africa.

Zimbabwe: Vic Falls airport to boost tourism

The Zimbabwean government hopes to boost tourism to the Southern African country following the completion of $150m upgrade to Victoria Falls International Airport.…

Gambia: Tourists, citizens flee as Jammeh digs in

Foreign tourist companies have cancelled package holidays to The Gambia after President Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency late on Tuesday in the tiny West African country.…