PM Hailemariam Desalegn Inaugurates Modjo-Meki Expressway
Awramba Times (Addis Ababa) – Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, inaugurated an expressway covers 56.5 kms, which was built with the cost of 3.6 billion birr, connecting the cities of Modjo and Meki in Oromia regional state today.
The construction of Modjo- Meki expressway, which is part of the 202 kms Modjo- Hawassa route, will prove vital in alleviating some of the transportation malaise in one of the nation’s busiest routes.
According to Ethiopian Road Authority, the newly inaugurated express way will give charge free service.
Prime minister Hailameriam Desalegn on the occasion has demonstrated his government’s commitment to continuing constructing express roads throughout the nation.