Construction of Melodoni Junction – Manda-Bure Road begins.
At the beginning of the Melodoni Crossing – Manda-Bure, the Minister of Transport of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, W / ro Dagmawit Moges, was inaugurated by the President of the Afar National Regional State, Awel Arba Geser. He said the sector is planning to implement the next 10 year road sector plan in an effort to further strengthen our relationship. With this in mind, he said efforts are being made to enable the road sector to make significant changes and achieve greater growth by allocating huge budgets to the road sector.
In particular, export and import destinations; He said efforts are being made to link rural development centers in rural and urban areas, areas with industrial resources, industrial zones and centers, tourist destinations and social service centers with road infrastructure.
The 71.65-kilometer road project will be funded by the Ethiopian government and has a budget of 2,085,985,162.6 birr.
Upon completion of this road project, the road to Assab port will play an important role in facilitating better export and import trade for our country.