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Gabon $1.1 billion highway work underway

Christian Fernsby |
Work is now underway on the 780km highway connecting Gabon’s capital Libreville with the city of Franceville in the east of the country.

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The project is costing $1.1 billion and is due for completion in 2023.

The work is being handled by Société autoroutière du Gabon (SAG), which has a 30 year concession for the Transgabonaise route.

Improving the highway is expected to help develop Gabon’s economy, providing an important transport route for goods.

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