Angola and Zambia sign cross-border agreement in the road sector

5 March 2015

Angola and Zambia Wednesday in Lusaka signed a cross-border agreement for the road sector, to facilitate the transport of people and goods at their common border, the Angolan Minister of Transport said in Luanda.

Augusto da Silva Tomás also told Angolan news agency Angop that the agreement was intended to execute the legal instruments signed in February this year during the a 48-hour visit by the Zambian President Edgar Lungu Chagwa to Angola.

At the time, the two countries signed agreements in the areas of cross-border rail and river transport, to establish the rules, methodologies and procedures for the movement of people and goods along their extensive common border. (macauhub/AO)