Tanzania’s president has laid the foundation stone for the Kigongo-Busisi Bridge, which will cross the southern end of Lake Victoria.
The inauguration took place last week of the first of 355 footbridges that will be built in Rwanda to save lives and tackle rural isolation.
The government of Ghana has secured the financing needed to build seven bridges in flood-prone areas in the north of the country.
Sierra Leone’s president has launched the tender process for a bridge to connect the country’s capital, Freetown, to its international airport.
The package for the southern African country's Road Development Agency includes financing and full training.
A statement has been issued by Aveng Strabag Joint Venture (ASJV) following the dismissal of a court application in relation to the termination of its contract to build the 1.1km-long Mtentu Bridge.
The contracting joint venture building the 1.1km-long Mtentu Bridge in South Africa has terminated the contract, citing threats of violence as the reason behind its decision.
The planned Mangoky River Bridge project in Madagacar has secured a loan from the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development.
A team from WilkinsonEyre and Cowi has set off from the UK to build a footbridge that will enable safe year-round access across the Sebeya River in Rwanda.
An agreement has been signed for the development and finance of a road-rail bridge linking the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of Congo.
Construction of a flagship bridge project in South African has had to be stopped because violent protests have been taking place.
A contractor has now been appointed to build South Africa’s longest cable-stayed bridge, following a restart of the bidding process.
The protracted inquiry into the fatal collapse of the Grayston Drive bridge in Johannesburg is resuming.
Work on the superstructure of the second of two bridges being built over the Benue River in Nigeria started last autumn, and is due for completion in October this year. Micha Petri reports
The independent checking team has been chosen for the temporary works needed to build the Mtentu River Bridge in South Africa.
A municipality in South Africa is considering the installation of steel cages over some of its bridges to prevent rocks being thrown onto vehicles below.
The South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) has launched a new tender process for a major cable-stayed bridge.
The inquiry into the fatal collapse of a bridge in South Africa has been postponed to July 2018 following production of a new report.
The inquiry into the M1 Grayston Bridge collapse in South Africa is resuming after being postponed.
The findings have been published of an investigation carried out into last month’s collapse of the Geldenhuys Pedestrian Bridge.
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