Dakar-Lagos Trans-African Corridor

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Syllabus of the Subject: Dakar (Senegal) - Lagos (Nigeria) African Multimodal Transport Corridor.

  1. Introduction to the Dakar-Lagos Corridor
  2. Main features of the Dakar-Lagos Corridor
  3. Access to twelve markets of West Africa and the Maghreb: Mauritania, Senegal, the Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Nigeria
The Subject (e-learning) “Dakar-Lagos African Multimodal Transport Corridor” is part of the following Higher Education Programs (Bachelors, Masters, Doctorates) taught by EENI Business School & HA University:
  1. Professional Master's Degree in African Business
  2. Doctorates: Africa, Islamic Countries
  3. Courses (Online): Transport in Africa, West Africa, Maghreb
  4. Bachelor's Degree in Inter-African Business

African Student Master, EENI Business School & HA University

Languages of study Higher Education in English or Post-secondary Education in French Dakar-Lagos Corridor Tertiary Education in Portuguese Corredor Dakar-Lagos Higher Education in Spanish Corredor Dakar-Lagos

Area of Knowledge: Africa

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Dakar-Lagos Trans-African Corridor

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Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): Trans Coastal West African Highway

The Dakar-Lagos Trans-African Corridor, or the Trans Coastal West African Highway, 4,010 kilometres, links:

  1. The Maghreb: Mauritania
  2. West Africa: Senegal, the Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Nigeria

Key features of the Dakar-Lagos Trans-African corridor:

  1. Countries of the Dakar-Lagos Trans-African Corridor: Mauritania, Senegal, the Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Nigeria
  2. Main linked cities: Nouakchott (Mauritania), Rosso (Senegal) Sant Louis, Dakar, Kaolak, Karang (The Gambia), Barra, Banjul, Casamance region, Mpack (Guinea-Bissau), Quebo, Boke, Kogon (Guinea), Conakry, Pamelap, Port Loko (Sierra Leone), River Mano, Bandajuma, Klay (Liberia), Monrovia, Kakata, Totota, Ganta, Tobli Bay, Blay (Ivory Coast), Duekoue, Yamoussoukro, Abidjan, Grand Bassam, Elubo (Ghana), Kumasi, Accra, Lomé (Togo), Hilakondji, Cotonou (Benin), and Lagos
  3. In Dakar (Senegal), links with the Cairo-Dakar corridor and the Trans-Sahelian Highway
  4. In Lagos (Nigeria), links with the Algiers-Lagos (Trans-Saharan) and the Lagos-Mombasa
  5. The largest ports: Port of Dakar, Port of Abidjan, Port of Lagos, Port of Lomé, Dakar, Port of Cotonou, Port of Tema and Takoradi (Ghana)
  6. Main religion in the region: Islam and Christianity
  7. Main languages: French and English

African Regional Economic Communities involved (Dakar-Lagos corridor):

  1. West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)
  2. Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
  3. Arab Maghreb Union (AMU)
  4. Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD)

The Dakar-Lagos Trans-African Corridor belongs to the West African Economic Area (African Civilisation).

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