Zambia, Botswana reach Kazungula bridge deal
source: The Sunday Times
AFP Published:Aug 03, 2007
LUSAKA – Zambia and Botswana have concluded bilateral agreements to construct a joint bridge at their common border, Botswana President Festus Mogae said in Lusaka.
Mogae, who is in Zambia to open an agricultural trade show, said a lot of progress had been made in the construction of the jointly funded Kazungula bridge.
“The bridge will open up trade and facilitate easy movement between the two countries. The bridge will promote tourism,” Mogae said after talks with his Zambian counterpart Levy Mwanawasa.
Mwanawasa said the bridge would [continue reading]