Africa Ethiopia and Djibouti Inaugurate Tadjoura-Balho Road
By:Jama Farah, HornDiplomat Contributor
The Djiboutian President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, and Ethiopian minister of Transport. Mrs. Dagmawit Moges jointly inaugurated the Tadjoura-Balho Road on Wednesday (October 6).
According to the Ethiopian Foreign Ministry, President Guelleh said the road would speed up the processing of potash and other commodities through the Tajura Port which is expected to be fully operational soon.
Mrs. Dagmawit for her part said the 80-kilometer road that connects the port city of Tadjoura to the northeastern regions of Ethiopia will have a significant impact on the social and economic life of the locals.
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