Sumary of Kenya: Kenya Airways Recalls Sacked Staff As Air Travel Picks Up:
- The re-hiring, which has been going on in the last two months, follows growing demand for air travel as passengers, especially on local destinations, that has seen competition among carriers increase.
- Diminishing revenue Last week it increased the frequencies to the UK to two weekly after Britain removed Kenya from the red list of countries, which barred travellers from Kenya from going to the UK. The carrier also started flights to France after suspending the route a while back.
- Sign up for free AllAfrica Newsletters Get the latest in African news delivered straight to your inbox The airline lost 1,123 employees to close 2020 with 3,652, in a period when coronavirus-related air travel restrictions saw it record the highest loss in its history.