Trucks and tracks: Will Tanzania’s SGR ever work?
By Charles Makakala, JULY 21 2022
Will the SGR ever work?
April 12 2022. The Citizen, Dar es Salaam
By Hellen Nachilongo
The government of Tanzania has released Sh609.6billiion out of the total of Sh4. 6 trillion for the construction of the 368 km Railway in Tabora.
Tabora. The Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) has announced that the Dar es Salaam – Morogoro Phase 1 of the Standard Gauge Railway will start operations at the end of this month (April) with the project almost complete.
Tanzania, Burundi sign multimillion-dollar SGR deal
Citizen, Monday January 17 2022
Tanzania on Sunday signed a multimillion-dollar deal with neighbouring Burundi to build a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) linking Gitega to the Indian Ocean.
The planned 282 kilometre SGR railway line will run from Uvinza in Tanzania’s Kigoma region to Gitega in Burundi.