The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org) approved grants worth €40.94 million for the construction of a bridge to connect Cameroon and Chad across the Logone river.
The grants, comprising a €20.785 million tranche for Cameroon and €19.215 million for Chad, were approved on 30 April 2020. The facility is from the Investment Facility for Africa under a framework agreement between the Bank Group and the European Commission.
The funds will co-finance the costs of construction of the bridge between Yagoua in Cameroon and Bongor in Chad, access roads and feasibility studies, management said in a report to the Board
Co-financier has not been identified
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