Ethiopia: Rail Construction Causes Chaos

[Addis Fortune]The total revamp of Africa Avenue last year, though cause for many complaints and traffic congestions at the time of construction, is no comparison to the havoc caused by the transformation of the eight kilometer long East-West road from Megenagna in Bole District, to Tor Hailoch in Lideta District, into a demolition zone. One of the two routes chosen for the under-construction Addis Abeba Light Railway Project (LRT), major construction is being undertaken on the road, considered the main transport corrido