DBSA Involvement In African Railway Projects

Bothwell Manikai, from the Development Bank of South Africa (DBSA), spoke at the recent railway safety conference hosted by the Railway Safety Regulator. His topic – The importance of relationships between sustainable funding and safety.

In our Coffee with the Editor, Bothwell touches on their railway projects, including Gautrain, Eswatini Railway ( Swazi Rail Link) which is still in development. In Tanzania, DBSA has approved US$100m towards the SGR that is currently being implemented, this is a very strategic line for the region. Other projects include – DIDG, for the NRZ recapitalisation programme, Zambia Railways Limited and they are closely aligned to Transnet especially as they execute their Africa strategy. 

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