Selected Projects


La Route Transsaharienne : un projet d’environ 10 000 km pour la stabilité et la croissance inclusive au Maghreb et au Sahel

14/05/2014 - La Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a participé le 20 avril dernier à Alger, en Algérie à une réunion de coordination portant sur la Route Transsaharienne (RTS), un projet qui s’étire d’Alger à Lagos. Son object...

Categories: Algeria, Tunisia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Chad, Infrastructure, Transport


Enugu-Bamenda Road, tool of regional integration and AfDB success story

07/11/2013 - Barely six years after Nigeria and Cameroon signed a Memorandum of Understanding that was to put their socio-political differences behind them, the Enugu-Bamenda Road Project linking the two countries is already showing signs of a...

Categories: Nigeria, Cameroon, Infrastructure, Transport


Djibouti-Ethiopia Power Interconnection: Hydro-Powering East Africa

19/09/2013 - ADF Financing, Project Preparation, Advisory and Brokering Role ADF 11 has invested a loan of USD 42.89 million for Ethiopia and loan/grant of USD 54.79 million to co-finance the project with the Ethiopian Electric Power Corporati...

Categories: Djibouti, Ethiopia, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


Ethiopia-Kenya Power Interconnection: Phases I and II - The Power of Regional Interconnection

19/09/2013 - Within the current global energy crisis, interconnecting the regional electric energy networks is the best alternative to transfer expensive thermal generation into regional as well as international power markets. 1,068 km of hig...

Categories: Ethiopia, Kenya, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


The Menengai Project Kenya: Pioneering Geothermal Development in East Africa

19/09/2013 - In a country where 84% of the population does not have energy access and where the geothermal potential is among the greatest in the world, the Menengai geothermal steam field development project will exploit a portion of this pot...

Categories: Kenya, Energy & Power, Infrastructure


Senegal moves into the fast lane with the opening of its toll highway

17/09/2013 - AfDB remains a key stakeholder in Senegal’s integrated infrastructure development projects. The new toll highway, which runs through Grand Dakar, is yet another example of this commitment. The vast construction project is now co...

Categories: Senegal, Infrastructure, Transport, Private Sector


Technical assistance to four Complementary Infrastructure PPP Projects in Senegal

14/08/2013 - The AfDB approved loans for four private infrastructure projects in Senegal between July 2009-December 2010:Expansion of the Dakar container terminal;Sendou power plant;Dakar-Diamniadio toll highway;New Blaise Diagne International...

Categories: Senegal, Transport, Infrastructure, Energy & Power


Nacala Road Corridor Phase-III: Knowledge Generation and Infrastructure

14/08/2013 - The Mozambique’s Nacala Road Corridor Phase III project, approved in 2012, is one of the strategic regional corridors in the Southern Africa region. It is part of the Spatial Development Initiative (SDI) for Mozambique, Malawi a...

Categories: Mozambique, Economic & Financial Governance, Infrastructure, Transport, Gender


Kazungula Bridge: Bridging the Regional Divide

14/08/2013 - A key road and rail bridge crossing over the Zambezi River along the North – South Corridor, a key trade route linking the port of Durban in South Africa to the inland countries of Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, DRC, and up...

Categories: South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Infrastructure, Transport