Magufuli Launches Modern Railway Project in Tanzania
The President has said the project will create 600,000 employment opportunities, stimulate trade with neighbours, improve tourism and other economic sectors.
President John Magufuli (in light blue suit) and other government officials get briefing from Rail Assets Holding Company Limited (RAHCO) Acting Managing Director Masanja Kadogosa on the 300-kilometre Dar es Salaam-Morogoro Standard Gauge Railway line after the head of state laid the foundation stone at Pugu Station on the outskirts of Dar es Salaam city.
Citizen, 13 April 2017
President John Magufuli yesterday launched a Sh2.7 trillion project to construct a standard gauge railway (SGR) project between Dar es Salaam and Morogoro. Read more »
Citizen, 12 April 2017
President John Magufuli has laid a foundation stone for the new 300km Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from Dar es Salaam to Morogoro. Read more »
Daily News, 21 March 2017
CONSTRUCTION of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) that is scheduled to start soon is expected to create about 600,000 jobs. Read more »