- PRESIDENT Dr John Magufuli is tomorrow expected to be the chief guest at the function to lay a foundation stone for the construction of the long-awaited Tazara junction flyover in Dar es Salaam.
Permanent Secretary in the ministry of Works, Transport and Communication Eng Joseph Nyamhanga said yesterday in Dar es Salaam that on April 16, this year, the head of state will flag-off construction of the Tazara flyover at the junction of Mandela Expressway and Nyerere Road.
According to Nyamhanga, on April 19 Dr Magufuli is also expected to inaugurate the 680 metre Kigamboni Bridge and its approach roads on the side of Kurasini and Kigamboni suburbs with about 2.5kilometers.
The bridge was constructed by a Chinese construction firm, China Railway 15 Group in collaboration with the China Bridge Engineering Group.
He said that before the official inauguration people and vehicles below 10 tonnes will be allowed to use the on Saturday April 16.
The implementation of the project is part of government efforts to improve transport infrastructures and reduce traffic jams in Dar es Salaam.