Sub-subject: Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Corridor (Trans-African Highway)
- Introduction to the Cairo-Gaborone Corridor
- The main features of the Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Highway
- Access to nine markets of Southern, East and North Africa: Botswana, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Sample of the sub-subject Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Highway:
Sub-Subject Description (Cairo-Gaborone Corridor).
The Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Highway, 8,861 kilometres, links:
- North Africa: Egypt (1,140 kilometres)
- East Africa: Sudan (1,321 kilometres), Ethiopia (1,692 kilometres), Kenya (938 kilometres), and Tanzania (1,216 kilometres)
- Southern Africa: Zambia (1,496 kilometres), Zimbabwe (538 kilometres), Botswana (520 kilometres), and South Africa
Key features of the Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African corridor:
- Countries of the corridor: Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, and South Africa
- The main languages: Arabic and English
- The main cities linked: Cairo, Aswan, Arkeen, Wadi Halfa (Sudan), Omdurman, Khartoum, Doka, Gedaref, Galabat (Ethiopia), Azezo, Merawu, Dejen, Addis Ababa, Mojo, Dila, Mega, Moyale, Marsabit (Kenya), Nanyuki, Marua, Nairobi, Athi River, Namanga, Arusha (Tanzania), Dodoma, Iringa, Mbeya, Nakonde (Zambia), Serenje, Lusaka, Zimba, Victoria Falls, Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), Plumtree, Francistown (Botswana), Mahalapye, and Gaborone.
- Extension to South Africa: Gaborone - Lobatse - Ramatlabama
- The Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Highway is the longest Trans-African Corridors
- In Cairo begin the Cairo-Dakar Corridor
- Lagos-Mombasa corridor
- In Senar (Sudan), links with N’Djamena-Djibouti Corridor.
- In Zambia (Kapiri Mposhi), links with the Beira-Lobito
Corridor (access to the Port of Lobito)
- In Tanzania: Central Corridor
- Final part of the Corridor arrives in Cape Town (South
Africa), if we include this final part, the total length of this corridor is 10,228 kilometres.
- The main religion in the region of the Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Highway: Islam and Christianity
Cairo-Gaborone Trans-African Highway belongs to the African Civilisation.
- Southern African Economic Area
- East African Economic Area
The largest ports:
- Egyptian ports - Suez Canal
- Port of Lobito (Angola)
- Port of Mombasa (Kenya)
- Port of Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)
- Port Sudan
- Port of Durban (South Africa)
Regional Economic Communities involved:
- Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA)
- Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)
- East African Community (EAC)
- COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Agreement
- Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD)