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Lagos slumps as African aviation continues to grow

Lagos slumps as African aviation continues to grow

An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial declines in both domestic and international capacity. The trend is mainly attributable to Arik Air, with the domestic carrier cutting 53 per cent of its seats for the rest of 2017.

Jonathan Worsley, chairman, Bench Events

Jonathan Worsley, chairman, Bench Events

2 May 2017 Videos

With the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference returning to Dubai, Breaking Travel News talks to Jonathan Worsley, chairman of event founder Bench Events. With the catalysts for change within the Middle Eastern hospitality market coming under the microscope during the show, he brings us up to date with the latest trends in the region.