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03-Oct-2022 to 07:53

Zambia scraps visas for visitors from major source markets

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia has lifted visa requirement for travellers from several major source markets such as Canada, China, European Union and the United States in a move aimed at injecting life into a tourism sector negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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28-Sep-2022 to 11:49

Jet fuel crisis looms at S/Africa’s Cape Town airport

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The company that runs South Africa’s airports has warned of further delays in the supply of jet fuel at Cape Town International Airport amid reports that a ship carrying the commodity has been affected by rough seas.

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26-Sep-2022 to 11:58

S/Africa: Minister upbeat about SAA’s long-term prospects

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has assured South Africans that the state-owned South African Airways is expected to continue its operations for the foreseeable future despite reports that it is facing liquidation again.

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21-Sep-2022 to 11:49

S/African police should conduct spot checks on foreigners – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has called on the country’s police officers to conduct “spot checks” on foreign nationals to weed out undocumented foreigners.

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01-Sep-2022 to 14:28

Ease of Covid restrictions boosts Cape Town’s tourist arrivals – Official

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Tourist arrivals at South Africa’s Cape Town International Airport reached their highest levels over the five months ending in July, Cape Town Provincial Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities, Mireille Wenger, said on Thursday.

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01-Sep-2022 to 14:06

101 more asylum seekers arrive Rwanda from Libya

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The eleventh group of 101 asylum seekers evacuated from Libya have safely arrived in Rwanda, APA has learnt on Thursday.

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01-Sep-2022 to 05:55

Zimbabwe reintroduces passes for communities near Zambian border

APA-Bulawayo (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government has reintroduced passes to enable people from the border community of Binga to cross into Zambia following a decline in COVID-19 cases in both countries, state media reported on Thursday.

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