Sub-Saharan Africa

Shaping the future of African travel

Over the last three years, Wakanow has invested heavily in technology and it’s fuelling our market...

AFRAA Aviation Stakeholders Convention aims to open Africa’s skies

Aviation professionals from around the world gathered in Rwanda this weekend to attend the African Airlines...

RwandAir eyes growth and development to promote wellbeing of Rwanda

Rwanda may be a small country, but it’s vibrant and situated right in the heart of Africa. Every year...


Airline Solution Showcase in Johannesburg uncovers latest trends in Distribution

We’re excited about the opportunities for the aviation industry in Africa and have been hearing from...

How can technology meet the expectations of travellers in Africa?

Africa is a dynamic continent and the aviation industry there is no different. Discussions at the 47th...

BCD Travel Senegal uses real time data for 360 degree view of business activity

When BCD Travel formed a partnership with World Voyages, the Senegal-based leisure travel agency, in 2009...


Survey indicates travellers in Sub-Saharan Africa prefer to outsource planning

One of the tribes identified in our Future Traveller Tribes 2030 reports, Simplicity Searchers, value...

Celebrating over two decades of partnership with travel players in the Seychelles

For more than twenty years we've worked closely with travel agencies in the beautiful archipelago of the Seychelles...

Community support in Tanzania with the STArs of Student Travel

In December of last year, we were contacted by one of our leisure specialty customers, STA Travel, the world’s...


Five elements travel agents should use to create a personalised customer experience

Despite the rise of popular travel apps, travel agencies in southern Africa have experienced a growth...

How can regional players create better business travel programs in Africa?

Editor’s note: This post is part of a series that looks at key trends in business travel in different...

Study highlights potential of Africa’s mobile landscape for region’s travel players

Travel management companies should start to consider how mobile strategies can be incorporated into their...