Nigeria’s Rivers State Government has inaugurated a committee without the technical expertise for road maintenance
According to a statement by the Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor, Mr. Simeon Nwakaudu, a Road Maintenance Agency committee has been inaugurated in the state.
These professionals will constitute the Road Maintenance … Read More
Warri-Benin Highway reopens but when will the federal government start leading by examples for all Federal road projects.
Government of Delta state in Nigeria has reopen the warri-benin highway. The highway which was close due to the reconstruction of the road project. Meanwhile, the announcement was made by State Commissioner … Read More
President Mnangagwa launch road rehabilitation under Japan US$21 million infrastructural development grants.
President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa has launch the north-south corridor road rehabilitation. The road rehab will fall under the US$21 million grants from the Japanese Government. This grant will help support the Japanese engineers and the Ministry of … Read More
Kenya’s President’s Delivery Unit team announce progress of US$4.3m (Ksh.445.7m) Kericho bypass project.
Kericho is the biggest town in Kericho County as it is located in the highlands west of the Kenyan Rift Valley. The place has a warm and temperate climate making it an ideal location for agriculture and … Read More
Sentema interchange at 60% complete according to UNRA Uganda.
The construction of an interchange at sentema which is along Kampala – Northern Bypass is at 60%. This was announced by Uganda National Road Authority (UNRA).
According to UNRA, the Sentema is now widened to ensure future free flow of traffic … Read More
When you hear the word road failure, the first thing that comes to your mind has to be poor maintenance. The present road failures are mostly seen in Africa due to bad infrastructural development on the continent. Such failures has result to local communities having challenges transporting their goods as … Read More
Outstanding Road debt set to be paid after fund collaboration between Ministry of Roads and Highways and Ghana Cocoa Board.
Plans are in motion from Ghana Government to release US$1billion to pay debt for road construction. This was announced by the Minister of Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako-Attah during a … Read More
Ghana’s Cabinet Members approve kumasi road infrastructure development
Cabinet Member of Ghana has approve fund for the rehabilitation of 100-kilometer road infrastructure in Kumasi roads. This funds will help rehabilitation road such as Bantama Sub metro, Kwadaso, Manhyia, Oforikrom, Suame, Subin, Asokwa, Nhyiaeso and Tafo Pankrono.
During the briefing on … Read More
Fairground road construction set to kick-off after ground-breaking ceremony in Liberia
The construction of Buchanan Fairground Road is set to kick-off after ground-breaking ceremony. Meanwhile, the road construction worth US$1.2 million will target the Fairground route in Buchanan, Grand Bassa County.
The road construction will help pave other roads in … Read More
Rehabilitation works of the National Road Number 120 in progress after Evaluation by Minister
The rehabilitation works of National Road Number 120 got an evaluation from the Minister of construction. The Minister during a tour, evaluate the Highway which will connect Alto Dondo (Cuanza Norte) / Uaco Cungo (Cuanza Sul).… Read More
Meru county set to use Roman cobblestone in paving 10 kilometres of road.
Kenya’s Meru county is set to use Roman cobblestone for its road construction. The county will spend Sh200 million in paving 10 kilometres of road with the technology in the 2019/2020 financial year. Meanwhile, the county needs … Read More
Rehabilitation of road set to kick-off after fund was release to the Council under USMID.
Mbale Municipal Council in Uganda has receive the sum of Shs10 billion for the rehabilitation of roads. The fund is under Uganda Support to Municipality Infrastructure Development (USMID) from the World Bank.
The fund will … Read More
New technology to help the road sector after first trial was successful in Tanzania.
Tanzania government is set to have a new way of construction different road projects. The new pilot technology uses soil stabilization which is also cost-effective and help improve infrastructure.
The technology has already witness a breakthrough … Read More
Namibia Authority happy with work on the coastal roads in the nation.
The coastal road which is undergoing upgrade will help connect Swakopmund to Henties Bay in the nation. According to report, the project which will also connect the road behind the famous Dune 7. Meanwhile Dune 7 will be … Read More
Repair of roads set to kick-off in nairobi so as to reduce traffic congestion in the state.
Governor of Nairobi, Mike Sonko has return to the state capital for the repairing of five road projects. The road projects under repair are Ukwala Lane, Matopeni Road in Kayole, Gwasi, Sheikh Karume … Read More
Tanzania Government set to upgrade road for easy crude oil transportation.
Tanzania Government is set to upgrade the Handeni – Singida road through Chemba to the tarmac level. Furthermore the road will join three regions of Tanga, Dodoma and Singida. This regions are used to transport crude oil to other … Read More
Angola National Highway road repair set to kick-off after plans was complete.
The repair work on National Highway Road (EN-180) which will link Lumbala – Nguimbo to the city of Luena has kick-off. It was originally abandon due to challenges encounter during the onset of the project. It took over … Read More
AG-Dangote Construction Company Limited starts construction of Nigeria’s longest concrete road.
The construction of Nigeria’s longest rigid pavement on the Obajana-Kabba road project in Kogi State have kicked off. AG-Dangote Construction Company Limited is handling this construction. The Managing Director of AG-Dangote Construction Company, Ashif Juma said, the project will … Read More
Enugu State have awarded new road construction and rehabilitation projects worth US$3.4m (₦1.2bn).
The state commissioner for works and Infrastructure, Engr. Greg Nnaji, said Enugu State government has awarded US$3.4m worth of contracts for the construction and rehabilitation of roads. These roads are in both the rural and urban areas … Read More
Construction of road project on track after inspection.
The construction of the road project is a joined Public Private Partnership between Groupe Européen de Développement (GED) and Development Bank of Southern Africa.
The both firm conducted an environmental assessment of the 187 km road that will cost US $475m. The … Read More