Trans-Sahara Highway Project Draws $184M Financing

Law360, New York (December 13, 2013, 2:30 PM EST) -- The African Development Bank Group will provide $184.49 million in funds to help with the construction of 9,022 kilometers of the Trans-Sahara Highway, in an effort to promote trade and regional integration between Algeria, Niger and Chad, the bank said Friday.

The mix of loans and grants will used for the construction and paving of 565 kilometers of road linking Chad’s main axis to its branch of the TSH, construction of a 543-meter bridge over the Niger River along with 3 kilometers of access roads, and...
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