Africa’s Travel Indaba media launch , which was held at The Plant Venue Co., Durban on 3 April 2019, gave the open door South Africa’s travel industry to recount to their examples of overcoming adversity. Speakers included agents from Jotham’s Place and Discover Durban Tours and Transfers, acting leader of the office for KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Siza Sibande and councilor at eThekwini Municipality, Sipho Kaunda.
Keynote speaker of the day, chief convention bureau officer of South Africa National Convention Bureau (SANCB), Amanda Kotze-Nhlapo, expounded on the current year’s Africa’s Travel Indaba topic, Africa‘s accounts, your prosperity, saying Africans should possess their story with the goal that they can set out on the adventure of changing the mainland’s story. “We never again seek the world for attestation or motivation, the world looks to us. We are genuine, dynamic and headed to succeed. Thus, we welcome the world to travel with us and recount to the new story of Africa.”