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The institutionalisation of Joint Border Committees along the Northern Corridor: four years down the line
13 Nov 2017
Following a mission led by the NCTTCA Secretariat to Malaba and Elegu/Nimule to evaluate the implementation of the Northern Corridor Council of Ministers’ resolution made in December 2013 “to support the Member States in strengthening/formation of Joint Border Committees (JBCs) and Cross Joint Border Committees”, it emerged that constraints in functioning of JBC’s still exist. These include communication gap between members of the Joint Border Committees and Policy makers...Read More
Infrastructure improvements and operations reforms have yielded significant results at the Port of Mombasa
10 Nov 2017
Port and Maritime performance positive achievements registered in the Month of August 2017 according to the Northern Corridor Transport Observatory, could mainly be attributed to the expansion of Berth No 21, especially the initiatives to review and realign the ongoing port expansion projects, establishment of dry bulk facilities, construction of offshore single buoy mooring and investment in additional oil storage tanks.   Berth No 21 has a 350-meter long quay and a depth of 15 meters th...Read More
Enhancing Trade Facilitation and Investment through improved Multimodal Transport infrastructure and Services
5 Sep 2017
The 29th meeting of Council of Ministers and the 43rd Executive Committee meeting of the Northern Corridor Transit and Transport Coordination Authority (NCTTCA) were held from 10th to 14th July 2017, at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort in Mombasa, Kenya; under the theme: “Enhancing Private Sector Participation in Regional Multimodal Transport Development and Trade Facilitation.”    Hon. John LUK JOK, the Minister for Transport, Republic of South Sudan; who took over office ...Read More