Africa now has its first modern electrified railway, built with Chinese standards, equipment and technology.
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Ethiopian Railways (ERC) and China Communication Construction (CCCC) have signed a $1.5bn agreement to build a 268.2km railway line in the northern part of Ethiopia.
Ethiopia has signed two deals worth $3.2 billion with Chinese and Turkish companies to construct a railway to link. ||| Ethiopia has signed two deals worth $3.2 billion with Chinese and Turkish companies to construct a railway to li...
PEN’s statement on the sentencing of Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega. Also from Ethiopia, reports of clashes between police and Muslim protesters (some background here). Africa Is A Country on the cultural politics of representin...
The Ethiopian Railway (ERC) has started passenger services on Addis Ababa Line 1, the first modern urban commuter rail service in the country and sub-Saharan Africa.