Africa
2:43 am
Thu November 22, 2012

Ethiopia's Imperial Train System Gets A Makeover

Originally published on Thu November 22, 2012 2:45 am

Ethiopia has one of the world's fastest growing economies, but in some ways it's decades behind in terms of development. Transportation remains largely by foot, bicycle or donkey. Ethiopia hopes that by restoring the century-old imperial railway, and adding thousands of new miles of lines, the nation will be propelled into the future.