BY MARTIN MWITA | THE STAR
Lamu Port could fail to attract Ethiopia and South Sudan markets who might opt for the Djibouti and Eritrea ports, according to the Shippers Council of East Africa (SCEA).
The Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia-Transport (LAPSSET) Corridor project pegs its sustainability on the two countries.
According to the shippers council, the end of political and economic wars between Ethiopia and Eritrea following the July 2018 peace has created a conducive environment for trade. Continue reading Kenya Fears Eritrea, Djibouti Threat to Lamu Port, Lapsset Corridor
BY KALUME KAZUNGU | DAILY NATION
The Eritrea and Ethiopia peace agreement signed in July will not have any negative impact on the implementation and operationalization of the Lamu Port South Sudan Ethiopia Transport (Lapsset) corridor project. Continue reading Ethiopia, Eritrea Rapprochement Not a Threat to LAPSSET: Kenya Gov’t