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  • 02:35 Bodies Of Fallen RDF Peacekeepers Arrive At Kigali International Airport

    Bodies Of Fallen RDF Peacekeepers Arrive At Kigali International Airport

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    Bodies of the Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) peacekeepers killed in Bangui, Central African Republic, on August 8, were received with military honours at Kigali International Airport.

  • 02:30 Four Kenyan Athletes With Disability Left Stranded At Nairobi  Airport

    Four Kenyan Athletes With Disability Left Stranded At Nairobi Airport

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    The athletes with disability learned at Nairobi airport minutes to their Tuesday morning flight to Congo that their air tickets and places in the games had been cancelled. In a statement, the deputy head of the Kenyan delegation Anthony Kariuki said that

  • 01:27 Somalia's Bulla Burdo Airport To Reopen

    Somalia's Bulla Burdo Airport To Reopen

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    Final touches are being applied on the runway of the Bulla Burdo Airport, in Hiiran, Somalia.The airport's renovation is aimed at facilitating commercial and humanitarian access to the town, which had been obstructed by Al Shabaab activities in the region

  • 03:51 Al-Shabaab Claim Responsibility For Attack Near Ugaas Khalif Airport

    Al-Shabaab Claim Responsibility For Attack Near Ugaas Khalif Airport

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    There have been calls for increased security measures at local airports in Somalia, after authorities in Beledweyne foiled a possible attack on a passenger jet. The Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for that attack that didn't cause much damage. But exper

  • 00:52 Heavy Rains Cut Off Liberia's Main Airport

    Heavy Rains Cut Off Liberia's Main Airport

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    Flash floods have cut off the only road access to Liberia's main airport, forcing travellers to cross some sections by canoe. At certain points the sole road between the capital Monrovia and Roberts International Airport is 1.5 metres underwater. Homes in

  • 04:55 Russia To Build Its Own Terminals In Egypt

    Russia To Build Its Own Terminals In Egypt

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    Russia and Egypt have held talks on how to increase airport security. Moscow is reportedly proposing that Russian tourists enter and exit Egypt via separate terminals. Local media say Russia intends to rent a terminal at any given Egyptian airport and tak

  • 01:20 Zimbabwe's President Mugabe To Open Newly Chinese-built Victoria Falls Airport

    Zimbabwe's President Mugabe To Open Newly Chinese-built Victoria Falls Airport

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    Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe is set to open a new-look expanded airport in Victoria Falls. Chinese construction company Jiangsu and China's Exim bank are behind the multimillion-dollar upgrade. CCTV's Farai Mwakutuya has more.

  • 01:43 Zimbabwean International Airport Opens Upgraded Facilities

    Zimbabwean International Airport Opens Upgraded Facilities

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    The new 150-million dollar Victoria Falls International Airport has opened its new and upgraded facilities to the world. The airport now has the capacity to handle 1.5 million passengers annually, three times more than its previous capacity. It has a long

  • 07:02 Airport Leading To Abuja To Be Closed 6 Weeks For Runway Overhaul

    Airport Leading To Abuja To Be Closed 6 Weeks For Runway Overhaul

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    The Nigerian government has announced that the airport leading to the nation's capital Abuja will be shut down from March the 8th. This is to enable authorities do a complete overhaul of the runway. During the 6 week closure, flights would now be routed t

  • 02:39 Nigeria’s Main Airport To Be Shut For 6 Weeks

    Nigeria’s Main Airport To Be Shut For 6 Weeks

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    Nigeria's government has announced a planned six- week closure of its main airport serving the capital city Abuja. Now, the country's society of engineers is leading a campaign to keep the airport open while repairs are ongoing. The airport acts as a hub

  • 00:23 Zimbabwe Airport Named After President Robert Mugabe

    Zimbabwe Airport Named After President Robert Mugabe

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    President Robert Mugabe officially unveiled the newly renamed airport which now bears his name. The China Export and Import Bank has reportedly given Zimbabwe a $153M loan to upgrade the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport, which is expected doubl