Capital Ethiopia Newspaper

Office launches gravel road construction, upgrading work

The Construction and upgrading of 950 kms gravel roads is underway in West Wollega Zone, Oromia state with 240 million birr, the zonal roads office said. Office Deputy Head Desalegn Fekadu said the state government, woredas, and the public allocated the budget for the project. According to Desalegn, over 3,400 kms roads interconnecting different localities and woredas with main roads will be constructed during the Growth and Transformation Plan Period. Market ties were also created for five associations, which will supply construction materials, he said. 
(The Ethiopian Herald)