Ethiopia has launched a visa-on-arrival service for all African travelers effective from November 2018. “Visa on arrival for fellow African brothers and sisters and more importantly, visa online, will greatly boost cross-border tourism, trade, and investment, further deepening African integration,” said the CEO of the Ethiopian Airlines Group, Mr. Tewolde Gebremariam at the launch.
In other news, Kenya and Mozambique have also signed an agreement to waiver visa for their travelers. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Mozambican counterpart, President Filipe Nyusi, witnessed the signing of a bilateral agreement to abolish visa requirements for citizens of both countries.
The deal has been put in place to ease trade and travel between the two nations.