SIBANGILIZWE Nkomo, the son of the late veteran nationalist and Vice-President Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo, yesterday said the continued abuse of his father’s name and neglect of infrastructure associated with the nationalist mirrors the decay in national leadership.
THE late Vice-President Joshua Nkomo’s legacy has been left to decay, literally, as material used for an exhibition in Victoria Falls has been abandoned and destroyed by termites and vagaries of the weather.
AFTER successfully hosting the world’s premier tourism event, the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly in August 2013, the mega event seems to have opened the floodgates for Victoria Falls as a sought-after destination for meetings, conferences and events.
TOURISM and Hospitality Industry minister Walter Mzembi yesterday said Victoria Falls had started reaping the fruits of successfully hosting the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly in August last year and the resort town now had to construct a footprint as a lasting legacy
LUSAKA — The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has announced that it will honour Livingstone and Victoria Falls towns in Zambia and Zimbabwe, respectively, for successfully co-hosting the 20th session of the general assembly.
HOTEL business during the festive season was lukewarm owing to a worsening liquidity crunch in the country, an industry official has said.
HOTEL occupancy during the festive season is expected to remain flat averaging 80% this year as local tourists dominate in most resort towns, an official has said.
TOURISM and Hospitality Industry minister Walter Mzembi has set himself on a collision course with his Zanu PF colleagues and war veterans by declaring that talk of a Victoria Falls name change was “much ado about nothing”.