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Emirates Named Airline of the Year for Middle East and Africa

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has won the Aviation 100 ‘Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year’, awarded by Airline Economics magazine. The Aviation 100 awards recognise aviation’s most outstanding performers, as well as the most innovative and successful finance and leasing deals closed in the last 12

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Internationally Blacklisted General Named South Sudan Deputy Defense Minister

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has appointed a new deputy defense minister who is under international sanctions for his role in undermining peace in the country. Kiir announced the appointment of General Malek Reuben Riak as his new deputy minister of defense in a decree read out on state TV on

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Internet Society, Facebook Partner to Expand Internet Connectivity in Africa

The Internet Society a global non-profit organization dedicated to the open development, evolution and use of the Internet, today announced that it is partnering with Facebook to develop Internet Exchange Points (IXP) throughout Africa. An Internet Exchange Point is where multiple local and international networks, ISPs and content providers interconnect their

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Museveni: Electronic Registration of Boda Boda, CCTV Cameras Will Fight Crime

President Yoweri Museveni reiterated his firm belief in employing technology to crack the current shootings of high profile figures in the country as he sent his condolence message to the family of former Buyende District Police Commander (DPC) Muhammad Kirumira. Kirumira alongside a female companion identified as Resty Mbabazi were shot

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Emirates Scoops Double Win at Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards

Emirates celebrated a double win this week at the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards, after being named ‘Best Business Airline’ and ‘Best Airline – Long-Haul Holiday’. The airline won the prestigious accolades based on votes from Condé Nast Traveller readers’ for the best travel experiences in the world. The Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards

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