thepoll
Poll: Does the approach of Day Zero concern your clients?
It has significantly affected bookings.
It has partially affected bookings.
Clients have raised concerns but bookings are unaffected.
Clients do not seem concerned and bookings are unaffected.

Submit
NewsArticle
Zambia mulls travel restrictions Today's News


Print   Send to a friend

Following the cholera outbreak in Zambia in October, officials have now imposed a curfew, ordering residents to stay indoors from 18h00. Officials are also considering imposing travel restrictions later this week to prevent the spread of the disease.

The travel restrictions will focus on travel in and out of the capital, Lusaka. Meanwhile, the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office has issued an alert stating that over 2 000 cases of cholera have been reported in Lusaka in the last three months. 

The FCO is advising travellers to follow the National Travel Health Network and Centre’s advice to reduce risk of the infection. These tips can be found on the National Travel Health Network and Centre’s website.

eTNW will keep readers updated on this story.

Today's News



comments powered by Disqus
Today'sNews
 latest  previous
TNW pick: Stronger rand bodes well for travel
Cyril Ramaphosa’s appointment as new president of...
Correction: Vic Falls Safari Club closes for renovations
eTNW on Monday erroneously reported that the...
Silverstone launches new flights in Kenya
Silverstone Air launched daily flights to Lodwar...
Burgeoning Vic Falls airport taking strain
The recently built Victoria Falls International...
NCL unveils 2019/2020 itinerary
Norwegian Cruise Line’s autumn and winter...
Tanzania to build new tourist train station
Tanzania’s Ministry of Natural Resources and...
Poll: Does the approach of Day Zero concern your clients?
The water crisis in Cape Town has drastically...