Travel and Tourism

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 26th, 2012
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An Ethiopian housemaid murdered her Saudi employer by stabbing him in the neck and other parts of his body before attacking his little son and inflicting serious injuries on him, a newspaper in the Gulf kingdom reported on Wednesday. The unnamed man was at his house in the western Red Sea port of Jed...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 23rd, 2012
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Two German tourists and two Kenyan pilots have been killed in a plane crash. The twin-engine aircraft carrying 11 holidaymakers came down in Kenya’s Maasai Mara game reserve. The nine survivors have been airlifted to hospital in the capital Nairobi, three are in a serious condition. The plane failed ...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Jul 11th, 2012
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Officials saw the tusks in the airport’s storage facility during a routine inspection, said Lieutenant colonel Andre Traut on Tuesday. “Police were notified and an operation was conducted which led to the discovery of 46 tusks concealed in two different containers,” he said. Traut s...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jun 27th, 2012
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South Africa’s world-renowned Kruger National Park is to get its first luxury hotel, but not everyone is impressed by the decision aimed at attracting the growing black middle class. The move by South African National Parks has been met with disapproval from staunch nature lovers who argue that the h...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Apr 13th, 2012
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by Rebecca Reynolds, President and Founder, Rebecca Reynolds Consulting Dropping down over the Drakensberg escarpment, an immense shelf of land that gives way in great carved ravines to the vast plains below, I was awed by its magnitude. Instinctively, I felt my arrival in “the bush” and began to pre...
By IndepthAfrica
In Business
Mar 27th, 2012
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Fuel marketer Total Kenya posted a 96 percent drop in full-year profit to 58 million shillings, and blamed a weakening Kenyan shilling against the dollar, inflation and price caps introduced in the sector in December 2010. Total Kenya said in a statement published in newspapers on Wednesday that cost...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cricket
Mar 12th, 2012
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Ireland Namibia Match scheduled to begin at 10:00 local time (06:00 GMT) Ireland squad WTS Porterfield*, AR Cusack, GH Dockrell, DT Johnston, NG Jones, EC Joyce, RD McCann†, JF Mooney, KJ O’Brien, WB Rankin, MC Sorensen, PR Stirling, AR White, GC Wilson† Namibia squad SF Burger*, R van Schoor, ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 3rd, 2012
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Rasna Warah For more than a century, Kenya’s coastal people have been repeatedly alienated from their land and marginalised from public services, particularly education. Now they want to break away from the rest of the country. I did not know who the Wabara were until I moved to Malindi. I had heard ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Feb 3rd, 2012
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Tunis – The director of the International Monetary Fund says her organisation has been working closely with Tunisian authorities since the revolution to cope with the current economic crisis. Christine Lagarde said on Thursday at the conclusion of her two day visit that she discussed with Tunis...
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Dec 15th, 2011
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The Southeast’s only exposition of this magnitude, the 2nd annual African Sporting Exposition brings the best outfitters from the countries of Africa to Charlotte. Attendees receive a one-on-one opportunity with Africa’s finest, to learn about an African hunting, fishing or photo safari in a comforta...