The Ethiopian construction ministry disclosed on Monday the east African country’s road network has grown by 315 percent from 1997 to 2015.
According to the the ministry, Ethiopia’s road network has grown from 26,550 km coverage in 1997 to 110,414 km in 2015.
The ministry further indicated that the country’s road density had increased from 24 km per 1,000 square km in 1997 to 100.4 km in 2015.
Road with good quality status had also increased from 22 percent to over 70 percent during the reported period, the ministry said. Enditem