South Africa: Cape Town is Africa’s No1 Business-Tourism Destination

Cape Town has once again been dubbed the number one business tourism destination on the African continent. This is according to the latest International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) country and city ranking statistics. Tourism, Trade and Investment agency in the Western Cape (WESGRO) says over the past five years, there has been an estimated […]


Africa: Engen application performance accelerated by Technology

Riverbed Technology has revealed that global energy company Engen is using its solutions to centralize Remote and Branch Office (ROBO) IT, and improve productivity, back-up and data security across its multi-national organization. According to the company, Riverbed SteelFusion has improved IT operations and information security at branch office locations by taking servers, applications, and data out […]


Africa: Malaria sickness to cease by 2020

Six countries in Africa, the continent where malaria is most widespread, could be free of the disease by 2020, according to a WHO report published Monday to mark World Malaria Day. One of the goals of the World Health Organization’s 2016-2030 programme against malaria is to wipe out the disease in at least 10 countries […]


Côte d’Ivoire: UNWTO convenes Africa’s Tourism Reps

High-level tourism representatives from African countries, including 18 tourism ministers, are convening in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, to discuss the challenges of the sector and the priorities for the programme of work of United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in the African continent. The event was held in parallel with the Sustainable Tourism Conference of the […]