The African Development Bank, has promised to assist Cameroon construct the Bamenda ring road.
The revelation was made yesterday during a meeting chaired by Cameroon’s Minister of Public works, Emmanuel Nganou Njoumessi.
According the Bank’s Director General for Central Africa, Dr. Ousmane Dore, the bank pledge of 190 Euros, for the road is aimed at mobilising other financial partners to join the project which to him is important for the continent. Hear him; “The hope is to mobilise other financial partners. This is key project as it is important for Cameroon. It is important for the region and it is important for Africa integration.
It should be recalled that Bamenda inhabitants have decried the dilapidated roads in and around the city for years now. Most of them opine that a distance that could be covered in half an hour is now covered in almost an hour.