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        Flying Blind: 10 Ways You Can Improve Your West Africa Airline Passenger Experience

        Passengers queue for check-in at the Murtala Muhammad International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria. West Africa's aviation industry is notorious for delays, cancellations and inefficiency, largely due to lack of investment.

        West Africa’s airline industry may be young, but it has already earned itself a reputation; it is notorious for delays, cancellation and general inefficiency. Whether you are flying business or economy, regardless of if your trip is for work or otherwise, you’re just another disgruntled passenger waiting to happen. For sanity sake, here are 10 …

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                Ghana’s Kotoka International Airport Gets A Facelift – But Corruption, Bribery Prevail

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                Kotoka International Airport, Ghana’s only international airport, is getting a facelift and it’s beginning to show. From the new “visa on arrival” desk to the expanded arrivals immigration hall and luggage pickup carousels, the much-needed renovation project, which apparently started in 2014, is helping ease some of the congestion travelers experience through the port of …

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                  Café Kwae: For the Love of Cozy Spaces, Simple Food & Ghanaian Ingenuity (II)

                  In October 2015, Yvette Ansah started Café Kwae; a neighborhood coffee shop near Accra's Kotoka International Airport with warm tones and wooden fixtures that is helping jumpstart Ghana's coffee culture. Photo credit: Circumspecte.com.

                  Part II of our two-part conversation with Café Kwae founder Yvette Ansah. Missed the first? Read here. — There’s a throng of new coffee shops in Accra and leading the pack is Café Kwae, a one-month old business started by Yvette Ansah that is quickly becoming the preferred “chill” spot for Accra’s professionals, creatives and globetrotters.   Well-Being & Lessons Learned Registering …

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                    Café Kwae: For the Love of Cozy Spaces, Simple Food & Ghanaian Ingenuity (I)

                    There’s a throng of new coffee shops in Accra and leading the pack is Café Kwae, a one-month old business started by Yvette Ansah that is quickly becoming the preferred “chill” spot for Accra’s professionals, creatives and globetrotters. I found out about Café Kwae (pronounced kwˈaɪ), or rather its USB wall sockets, three weeks ago. My curiosity about the Ghanaian establishment pushing the envelope on meeting customer needs got the best of …

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