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SARA Conference & Exhibition 2024

SARA invites strategic stakeholders, Government, companies, customers, suppliers and captains of industry to attend its 13th Rail Conference and Exhibition that will be held on the 20th – 23rd August 2024 at Sandton Convention Centre in Sandton, South Africa.

PARTICIPATING AFRICAN RAILWAY OPERATORS

ZambiaRailways
CFL
CFM-Angola
Eswatini
botswanarailways
tfr
prasa
CFM
transnamib
TAZARA
BBR
SNCC
CFB
MALAWI94
TRC
Nacala
NRZ

event speakers

SADC VIP SPEAKERS

Molale
Hon. Eric Molale
Minister of Transport and Public Works
botswana
Botswana
Creecy-Barbara
Hon. Barbara Creecy
Minister of Transport South Africa
southafrica
South Africa
Ricardo Daniel Sandão Queirós Viegas D' Abreu
Hon. Ricardo de Abreu
Minister of Transport
angola
Angola
MAGALA
Hon. Mateus Magala
Minister of Transport and Communications
mozambique
Mozambique
MakameMbarawa
Hon. Prof. Makame Mbarawa
Minister of Transport
tanzania
Tanzania
Eswatini 3
Hon. Chief Ndlaluhlaza Ndwandwe
Minister of Public Works and Transport
eswatini
Eswatini
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Hon. Lebohang Monaheng
Ministry of Public Works and Transport
lesotho
Lesotho
Hon. Jacob Hara MP Minister of Transport and Public Works
Hon. Jacob Hara
Minister of Transport and Public Works
malawi
Malawi
Marc-Ekila-Likombo
Hon. Marc Ekila Likombo
Minister of Transport
DRC
DRC
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Hon. Felix T Mhona
Minister of Transport
zimbabwe
Zimbabwe
Hon John Mutorwa - NAMIBIA
Hon. John Mutorwa
Ministry of Works and Transport
namibia
Namibia
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Hon. Frank Tayali
Minister of Transport and Logistics
zambia
Zambia

KEY SPEAKERS

MrJulioBangoJoachimCFLCEO
Julio Bango Joachim
Chief Executive Officer
Caminho De Ferro De Luanda
MasanjaKadogosa
Masanja Kungu Kadogosa
Chief Executive Officer
Tanzania Railways Corporation
MmusoSelaledi
Mmuso Selaledi
Acting Chief Executive Officer
Rail Safety Regulator (RSR)
Manuel-Antonio-Kanda-Kanda
Dr. Manuel António Kanda Kanda
CFL (Luanda)
fredmwila
Fred Mwila
Acting Chief Executive Officer
Zambia Railway Limited
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Nixon Dlamini
Chief Executive Officer
Eswatini Railways
FabianMutomb
Fabien Mutomb
Chief Executive Officer
SNCC - Société Nationale des Chemins de fer du Congo
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Daniel Quipaxe
Chief Executive Officer
Caminho De Ferro De Mocamedes
HishaamEmeran
Hishaam Emeran
Group CEO
Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa
Russel Baatjies
Russel Baatjies
Chief Executive
Transnet Freight Rail
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Eng. Bruno Tandeo Ching’andu
Chief Executive Officer
TAZARA - Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority
Desmond-Van-Jaarsveld
Desmond Van Jaarsveld
Chief Executive Officer
TransnNamib
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Antonio Manuel Cabral
Chief Executive Officer
Caminho De Ferro De Benguela
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Respina Zinyanduko
General Manager
National Railways of Zimbabwe
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Habibu Suluo
Director General
Land Transport Regulatory Authority - LATRA
Agostinho Francisco Langa Júnior, Eng. – President and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Agostinho Francisco Langa Júnior
President and Chairman of the Board of Directors
CFM (Mozambique Ports and Railways)
Antonio-Coelho-Fernandes-da-Cruz
Dr. Antonio Coelho Fernandes da Cruz
Chief Executive Officer
Conductor-Paul-Masena
Conductor Paul Masena
General Manager
Botswana Railways
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Raymond Shoniwa
General Manager
Beitbridge Bulawayo Railways

Exhibitors 2024

ARTS
Africast
amstedreelin
ARCCLA
aria
ARMSCOR
botswanarailways
Bryte Choice Africa
CFB
CFM-Angola
CFL
CFM
chakradhar
Composite Brake Components
DBSA
emsi
Eswatini
Etion Create
ECIC
galison
Gauteng Growth and Development Agency
Gibela
global
grindrod
huawei
IUM
lucchini
Maziya group
angola-gov
Modular Tank Solutions
MultiGroup
Nacala
NRZ
ngrt
pandrol
pindulo
plasser
prasa
RSR
SMH Rail
SNCC
surtees-engineering
surtees
swasap
TAZARA
barberrygroup
Thelo-logo
Timken
transnet
transnetengineering
tfr
traxtion
UNIPART
vanrail
Railway Systems by voestalpine
wabtec
WWMS
ZambiaRailways

SARA LEADERSHIP

Babe-Botana

Mr. Babe Botana

Executive Director
HishaamEmeran

Mr. Hishaam Emeran

SARA President
Group CEO, PRASA
Nixon Dlamini

Mr. Nixon Dlamini

SARA Vice President
Chief Executive Officer,
Eswatini Railways

latest news

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