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    London, July 25, 2019 (AltAfrica)-South Africa’s Cape Town Executive Mayor Dan Plato has officially opened  the new  V&A Waterfront which connects the Clock Tower and Pierhead. The bridge was first constructed in 1997 when there was less pedestrian traffic but with new developments at the Silo district and the growing population a larger bridge was ...
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    London, May 31, 2019 (AltAfrica)-ECOWAS says it is set to implement its Regional Tourism Policy that would ensure viable tourism development and enhance the overall economic growth in the region. This was made known during the presentation of the report of the Joint Committee at the ongoing Ordinary Session of its parliament in Abuja on ...
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    Abuja, November 6, 2018 (AltAfrica)-The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the successful, two-week tour of cultural heritage and historic sites across the country by local and foreign bikers, under the auspices of the Latin America Motorcycles Association (LAMA), has confirmed that Nigeria is now safe for tourism and business. The ...
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    Airbnb – the online broker that connects tourists with property owners – has experienced quite startling growth in Africa. Active accommodation listings on the continent increased from 62,000 to 100,000 in the year to 1 September 2017. The figure in 2013 was just 6,000. This development has seen annual guest numbers in Africa increase by ...