Tanzania opens longest cable-stayed bridge in the East Africa


The 680m (2,230 ft) bridge worth $140M links the city centre with southern neighbourhoods across the Indian Ocean and is expected to ease over-crowding on ferries. Tanzania’s leader John Magufuli hailed it as a “liberation” for residents in the city of more than four million. The Chinese firm which built the $140m (£98m) structure says it is East Africa’s longest […]

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