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News from our Members

Sent to all our members on a daily basis, below is a full collection of news stories from across the membership.

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18 October 2021

Our new Lemala Website has launched today!

Lemala Camps and Lodges

We are absolutely delighted to share our new Lemala website with you all. Our website reflects just how important our communities are - our staff, our travel industry friends all over the world and our local communities coming together to create memorable and authentic Lemala experiences, ~ what we refer to as The Spirit Of Lemala.

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18 October 2021

It's green for GO at Nomad Tanzania

Nomad Tanzania - Camps

It's green for go We're off UK's red list! We're jumping for joy at the UK giving Tanzania the green light, just in time for green season.

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18 October 2021

Asisten Travel - Madagascar is Reopening

Asisten Travel Madagascar

Asisten Travel are excited to announce that travellers will be able to visit Madagascar from November. Flights between Madagascar, La Réunion and Mauritius will begin again on October the 23rd, but as of the 6th of November flights will restart from Europe.

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15 October 2021

Hello Again George

Airlink

With summer on the doorstep, Airlink will re-introduce scheduled services between Johannesburg and George from 01 November 2021.

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15 October 2021

Ethiopian Airlines Enter into an Interline Agreement with South Africa’s Airlink

Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is delighted to announce that it has signed an interline agreement with Airlink(4Z), an airline based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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14 October 2021

Okavango Spirit House Boat

Natural Selection

Switching off has always been top priority for us at Natural Selection and the sheer thought of exploring the pristine waterways of the Okavango Delta from the privacy of your bedroom, totally floats our boat!

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12 October 2021

Ethiopian Airlines Renews USD 110 Million Deal with the Texas Based SabreSonic and Adopts Set of Solutions to Power Recovery

Ethiopian Airlines

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia and SOUTHLAKE, Texas– 11 October 2021– Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading software and technology provider that powers the global travel industry, and Ethiopian Airlines, Ethiopia’s flag carrier and the largest airline in Africa, have renewed their long-term strategic partnership for another seven years with minimum commitment of USD 110 million.

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07 October 2021

Kili Villa launches innovative booking engine at the 1st EAC Regional Tourism Expo in Arusha

Kili Villa

Visit us this upcoming weekend during the 1st tourism expo organized by the Tanzanian Tourist Board in cooperation with the East African Community.

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07 October 2021

Ethiopian Airlines is delighted to introduce a new  product - My Sheba Space.

Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines has unveiled a new digital option when booking seats, called ‘My Sheba Space’, this option enables economy class travellers to purchase one or more empty seats on-board to get extra space and relax during the flight.

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06 October 2021

Airlink to resume Polokwane flights

Airlink

Airlink, the independent regional airline, will resume scheduled air services to and from Polokwane from the 18 October 2021.

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06 October 2021

Sigh of relief as Ngorongoro entrance fee proposal Scrapped

ZaraTours Inc.

The management of Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) would like to inform all Tour Operators that we are aware you received a notice of intention to collect tourism fees from the Ngorongoro District Council – Executive Director. The notice mentioned the said to commence on 1st October 2021.

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05 October 2021

Tongabezi, Livingstone Island, and Shawa Luangwa Camp celebrate being vaccinated

Green Safaris

Green Safaris has been on a mission to vaccinate all of our teams across Zambia and Malawi. Since each of our properties is hidden in handpicked in wild, isolated locations, this has been a fun challenge.

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05 October 2021

Wilderness Rwanda's War on Waste: Re-Using, Reducing, Recycling - And Upcycling!

Wilderness Safaris

In an ongoing drive to minimise waste, Wilderness Safaris Rwanda, together with local communities and businesses, has developed novel ways to tackle waste at Magashi in Akagera and Bisate Lodge near Volcanoes National Park.

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04 October 2021

Flatdogs Camp gets Vaccinated

Flatdogs Camp

We are pleased to announce that all Flatdogs Camp hospitality staff have now been fully vaccinated and continue to maintain some of the best COVID protocols you will come across anywhere.

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04 October 2021

Jenman African Safaris Launches New Zimbabwe Villa Collection

Jenman African Safaris

Jenman African Safaris is excited to announce the launch of our Zimbabwe Villa Collection, encouraging exclusive and safe family travel. Our carefully selected high-end, socially conscious and remote properties offer the perfect solution to provide peace of mind for a COVID friendly getaway.

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29 September 2021

New ATTA® members this month – September 2021

ATTA®

A Tent With A View Safaris - (Re-joined) African Based Travel Specialist - Tanzania Best African Safari - African Based Travel Specialist - South Africa Sungani - Accommodation Suppliers - Zambia Benroso Safaris - African Based Travel Specialist - Kenya Spike Insight - Professional Partners - United Kingdom Corporate Air - Transport - Zambia Destination Jungle Safaris - (Re-joined) African Based Travel Specialist - Uganda

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29 September 2021

Jabulani Head Ranger Ruan Roos is Jabulani’s New Assistant Manager

Jabulani

Exciting news! Our dedicated and hardworking, photography-loving, wild-wandering, story-spinning Head Ranger Ruan Roos is Jabulani’s new Assistant Manager, working alongside GM Stefan du Toit!

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28 September 2021

The Inyati family have been vaccinated!

Inyati Game Lodge

The COVID-19 vaccination rollout took place from the 30th of August to the 1st of September 2021. Temporary COVID-19 vaccination stations within the Sabi Sand at Ulusaba and our neighbouring community administration facilities were set up.

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27 September 2021

Newsflash! Lemala Camps and Lodges Are Fully Vaccinated.

Lemala Camps and Lodges

Newsflash! Every one of our 267 Lemala staff are now fully vaccinated with either the Johnson and Johnson vaccine in Tanzania or Astra Zeneca in Uganda.

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27 September 2021

Exciting new documentary coming out of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia

Robin Pope Safaris

The Hippo King From the makers of the award winning documentary Leopard Legacy comes the Hippo King - a compelling life story of a hippo, from birth to adulthood.

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