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Two Tourists killed by Elephant in Livingstone

1325 ViewsTwo Tourists from Belgium and Holland have been killed by an Elephant at a Lodge near Malamba River in the Zambian Tourist capital, Livingstone. A witness has told Zambian Eye that the bizarre incidence happened Saturday afternoon when a woman from Belgium moved near to the elephant to get closeup photos of the Elephant. […]

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Tourists shocked with the state of Sesheke-Livingstone Road

945 ViewsSome Tourists are surprised that authorities in Zambia have left the Sesheke-Livingstone Road to be in such a deplorable state. The Sesheke-Livingstone Road is an international route that connects Zambia to Namibia. There is a lot of traffic of tourists from Europe, especially Germans who come to Zambia through this road.  Zambia also receives […]

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Threatened State of Emergency poses a danger to Tourism

582 Views A veteran Tour Operator has disclosed that the recently declared threatened public state of emergency has posed a serious threat to the tourism sector. In an open letter availed to Zambian Eye to President Edgar Lungu, Kingsley Lilamono who is also former Chairman for Livingstone Tourism Association says the development has adversely affected […]

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227 ViewsProflight Zambia is supporting this year’s World Tourism Day by bringing people to Africa’s top attractions quickly, safely and affordably. The airline has announced that it is committed to backing tourism and freedom of movement in Zambia by signing up to the theme of this year’s World Tourism Day which is ‘tourism for all […]

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Choma in for a five star hotel – Iris Kaingu

829 ViewsA five star Hotel is under construction following the fire that gutted down Kozo Lodge in the area last year.   Oasis Hotels and Spar will invest US$3million in the over 250 bed capacity hotel. Oasis Hotels and Spar Manager Iris Kaingu says the hotel will be constructed in four phases.   Ms Kaingu […]

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Photos: 2016 Kulamba Traditional Ceremony

1714 ViewsThe Kulamba Traditional Ceremony of the Chewa People of Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique took place at Mkaika in Katete today, August 27, 2016. President Elect Edgar Lungu graced the event. The traditional ceremony is hosted annually. Below are some pictures of the event taken by one of the State House Photographers, Eddie Mwanaleza.

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Protea Hotels by Marriott® opens new hotel in Ndola

309 Views With the official opening of the Protea Hotel by Marriott® Ndola this month, the largest hotel brand in sub-Saharan Africa has now expanded its presence in Zambia to eight hotels.  The opening of the property highlights Protea Hotels by Marriott’s focus on continuing to grow its footprint in strategic growtah areas in Africa. […]

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700 AD Skeleton excavated at Ingombe illede

218 ViewsThe National Heritage Conservation Commission has excavated a skeleton believed  to have lived between 700 AD and 1100 AD at Ingombe Illede National Monument. The excavation was led by Mr Kagosi Mwamulowe and Mr Billiard Lishiko.

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What’s your rendition of travel? Here is mine

190 Views We all have distinctive understanding and interpretation of travel; depending on our background, inquisitive characteristics and a gallivant eye. While most may be similar renditions, there is always that unique aspect of what travel means to each of us. Why would you leave the comfort of your cozy home to go around the […]

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Tourism vital in nurturing national development

204 ViewsTourism holds the key to Zambia’s economic prosperity, the nation’s scheduled airline, Proflight Zambia, has asserted. The airline was a main supporter and exhibitor at this week’s Zambia Tourism Expo (ZATEX), offering discount tickets for visiting trade buyers as part of its effort to nurture and develop Zambia’s tourism sector. “The airline is very […]

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