Kenya Airways today launches a direct flight between Nairobi and Victoria Falls, the 52nd destination globally.

The air service is the second in the country after the direct flight between Nairobi and Harare where the airline operates 21 flights per week.

The airline will operate three times a week, linking Victoria Falls directly with Cape Town.

Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Joram Gumbo is expected to deliver the keynote address and will be joined by the Zimbabwean Ambassador to Kenya, Ambassador Kelebert Nkomani and the Kenyan High Commissioner to Zimbabwe Ambassador Lucy Chelimo.

More details to follow.