The Dodoma-Babati road has cut journey times from 5hr to 1hr © AfDB
The Dodoma-Babati road has cut journey times from 5hr to 1hr © AfDB

Tanzania road completes Cape Town to Cairo Highway

17 May 2018

Tanzania president John Pombe Magufuli has opened the Dodoma-Babati road, which completes the Trans-African Highway from Cape Town to Cairo.

The opening means vehicles can now travel from Cape Town to Cairo using only paved roads, boosting trade and integration across the continent.

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