Trans-Gambia Bridge Ready by January 2019

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The Trans-Gambia Bridge works are progressing at a giant pace. On a construction site visit yesterday, Senegal’s Minister of Infrastructure, announced the delivery date for next January.

The level of progress of the work is very satisfying according to him, we are currently at 92% of achievements level.

This project, with a total cost of 50 billion CFA, is financed by the African Development Bank (Bad). It was launched to facilitate the crossing of the river (Senegambia).

Upon completion, the bridge is expected to be an important trade link between Gambia, Senegal and the sub-region, while opening up the region to the Cairo-Lagos trade corridor. 

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