19-Jun-2019 to 09:44

S/African Airways defends new CEO, warns against strikes

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — With South African Airways’ new interim chief executive Zukisa Ramasia under fire from her strike-threatening underlings, the SAA board has come out in the open to lend her unwavering support, APA has learnt here.

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18-Jun-2019 to 12:42

S/African Airways pilots reject interim boss, threaten strike

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — As if being cash-strapped was not enough for the troubled South African Airways (SAA), its pilots are now threatening to down tools because they cannot stomach last week’s appointment of the airline's new chief executive.

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14-Jun-2019 to 10:18

eSwatini PM in emergency landing in Botswana

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A plane carrying eSwatini Prime Minister Ambrose Dlamini was forced to make an emergency landing in Botswana after developing a technical fault en route from Equatorial Guinea on Friday, APA learnt here.

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11-Jun-2019 to 06:17

S/African Airways needs $286m urgently to keep it flying – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The state-owned South African Airways (SAA) needs US$286 million in government funding to keep it flying in the current financial year, newly appointed SAA chief executive Zukisa Ramasia said Monday.

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03-Jun-2019 to 14:25

SA Airways boss quits, blames detractors for woes

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Blaming his detractors for blocking the beleaguered South African Airways’ turn-around strategy, chief executive Vuyani Jarana has resigned from his high profile job after submitting a three-month notice, his office said on Monday.

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01-Jun-2019 to 10:26

Rwanda passport cost to increase in July

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The price of a Rwanda passport will rise from Frw 50,000 ($55 USD) to Frw 75,000 ($85 USD) from July, the Rwanda Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration revealed Friday.

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31-May-2019 to 17:47

Eight Rwandan traditional dancers vanish in US

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Eight members of "Inganzo Ngari", a cultural dance troupe known for gracing major events and weddings in Rwanda have gone missing in the United States where they had been on tour since May, an official source confirmed to APA in Kigali on Friday.

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