Hon. Louise Mushikiwabo
“We should promote experience sharing to remove the fear of opening our borders. In Rwanda we created a culture of openness, including on our borders. As Africans we have no reason whatsoever to not trade between ourselves. To open our borders, we have to look at both economic and cultural benefits. There are plenty of them.” Hon. Louise Mushikiwabo, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation - Rwanda
Prof Nkosazana Zuma
“Africans should have the same mobility like everyone else. That should be out of choice not because of desperation.” H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, The Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC).
Late Professor Calestous Juma
“The independence of African Countries is diminished by the existence of visa restrictions on the movement of their people.” Late Professor Calestous Juma, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.
Hassan El Houry
“It is crucial for Africans to be able to move freely within their continent and a #VisaFreeAfrica should be achieved sooner rather than later. As a private company doing business in Africa, NAS is doing its part by exclusively partnering with the Kigali Shapers to support #VisaFreeAfrica, a global campaign to facilitate mobility in Africa”. Hassan El Houry, Group CEO, National Aviation Services (NAS).