• Travel Alert – Thailand: Zika prompts travel warning

    Thailand: Zika prompts travel warning Pregnant women are being urged to reconsider travelling to Thailand after several cases of the Zika virus were reported in the country. Thailand is one of the few places outside the Americas and the Caribbean where the mosquito-borne virus has been detected. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office amended its advice

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  • Travel Alert – OR Tambo Refurbishments

    Refurbishment at OR Tambo affects operations The last phase of refurbishments at O R Tambo International Airport is set to begin on February 13 and will relocate the security and emigration handling processes for international passengers from terminal A to the Central Terminal Building (CTB) opposite the KFC outlet. The check-in for international passengers will

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  • Travel Alert – Lassa Fever: West Africa, Nigeria

    Lassa Fever – West Africa: Nigeria Lassa fever has spread to 20 states and killed 108 people, the [Nigerian] Federal Government confirmed yesterday [11 Feb 2016]. A deadlier outbreak of the disease is possible as weather becomes hotter in coming weeks in most parts of the country, the government said. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made

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