The Djibouti-Addis Ababa Railway opened in January 2017. Photo: Felix Wong
The Djibouti-Addis Ababa Railway opened in January 2017. Photo: Felix Wong
Africa

China hopes to expand East African rail network and develop ports

  • The proposals could see Kenya’s Mombasa-Nairobi rail link extended to the Uganda border and the Addis Ababa-Djibouti line expanding to 5 other countries in total
  • There is no rush to implement the plans and analysts said it remains to be seen how much appetite China has to finance the schemes

Topic |   Africa
The Djibouti-Addis Ababa Railway opened in January 2017. Photo: Felix Wong
The Djibouti-Addis Ababa Railway opened in January 2017. Photo: Felix Wong
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