Trans-Saharan Road Project (Construction of Bol-Rig Rig Section)

Brief Summary
The project aims at enhancing the accessibility of the North_Western Agricultural Lake Chad province to the other parts of the country as well as developing the trade exchange between Chad and Niger and regional connectivity between West African and Central African States. The project will revive and enhance the economic, commercial and social activities of the poor population segments within the project zone of influence and create direct employment opportunities for the youth. These objectives will beachieved through upgrading the existing track road between Bol and Rig Rig (138 km long) from an earth road to a modern paved one.
Location
Country
Sector
Transport
Project Status
Active
Start date
25 June 2014
End date
19 October 2019