Sign in
Download Opera News App

Politics Policy




Africa politics

The Upcoming Longest Bridge In Kenya Set For Expansion

Nyali bridge has been the longest bridge in the country with a total length of 820 meters.The bridge was constructed by the Kenya national government.The construction was designed by a Chinese engineer.The Kenya Government together with collaboration with the Chinese government have launched the expansion of this bridge before vision 2030.The expansion is estimated to cost worth ksh987million for the construction.

The expansion was launched in 2019 and the construction was estimated to commence by early March 2020,but due to som unavoidable circumstances like the Corona virus pandemic the expansion went for a break.The bridge will have two lanes of 6meters wide for vehicles and pedestrians.The expansion will be kenyas main achievement before the vision 2030.

The main aim for the expansion of this bridge was to reduce the congestion that exprienced earlier during pick hours and unavailability of ships in the ocean.The bridge expansion will help in creation of job opportunities to many people during the construction.Also it will help in promoting trade as there is easy movement of goods from one side to another.This will be the longest and largest bridge in East Africa.

Content created and supplied by: Phonexnyamwar1 (via Opera News )

Corona Kenya Nyali


Load app to read more comments