New Dar es Salaam to Morogoro railway underway

By Janeth Mesomapya Dar es Salaam — President John Magufuli has laid a foundation stone for the new 300km Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from Dar es Salaam to Morogoro. During the event held Wednesday in Pugu, a few kilometres west of Dar es Salaam City, the President said the project will create 600,000 employment opportunities, … Continue reading

THE TANZANIA RAILWAYS LIMITED ACQUIRES 25 BRAND NEW WAGONS FROM INDIA

THE Tanzania Railways Limited (TRL) has acquired 25 Ballast Hopper Bogie (BHB) brand new wagons worth 4.3bn/- from Ms Hindustan Engineering and Industries in India geared towards improving the central railway line. The company will also acquire passenger wagons from CIM Company in France by next December. This is in line with the Big Results … Continue reading

NEW FERRYBOAT FOR DAR -BAGAMOYO ROUTE

A new ferryboat has been purchased for over  Tanzanian shillings 7.9 billion, to ply the waters between Dar es Salaam’s city centre and Bagamoyo and is to start Operations upon delivery in May this year. Speaking to reporters at a press conference held recently in Dar es Salaam,  the Ministry of Works, Head of Communication … Continue reading