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Smart cities in a smart Africa

As Kilamba Kiaxi in Angola has shown, other forms of new African city need to be developed with the local markets and local needs in …

A 21st century approach to infrastructure

Skills transfer, human capacity development and the creation of jobs are all central to developing an infrastructure industry in Africa that is economically and socially …

Crunch time for African Cities

The march from rural Africa to urban centres is relentless and accelerating by the year. Cities are both becoming denser as well as expanding outwards …

Angola’s urban transformation

Angola’s Minister for Urbanism and Habitat, Jose Antonio Maria da Conceiçao Silva , discusses his country’s ambitious undertaking to completely transform its urban landscape, with …

Africa’s urban revolution

The future of Africa, as it is in other parts of the world, is urban. In fact Africa has already 52 cities with a population of …