October 15

October 14

  • Eritrea: Hamelmalo Semi-Urban Centre Registering Progress


    The residents of Hamelmalo semi-urban center indicated that it is registering progress, including in the development sphere, as a result of endeavors of government institutions and... Read more »

  • South Africa: In the Business of Building Shacks


    Sheffield Road, one of the busiest roads in Philippi, has become one of the city's best-known places to buy a shack. Here, builders make a living providing affordable housing for... Read more »

  • Kenya: New Refuse Collection Rules for Embu Town

    The Star

    Embu government will introduce a programme where every tenant will be accountable for his garbage management. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Chitungwiza to Repossess 194 Stands

    The Herald

    Chitungwiza Municipality is set to repossess 194 residential stands at Nyatsime Housing Scheme after it emerged that some individuals misrepresented to council that they were... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Reflection On Aba Degradation [opinion]

    Daily Independent

    The problem of degradation that has ravaged Enyimba city for decades is not amenable to quick fixes or cosmetic remedies. The city has worn a mosaic of coats and a duality of roles... Read more »

October 13

October 12

  • Rwanda: Clean, Safe Kigali Attracts Foreign Home Owners

    New Times

    On top of Rebero, one the many hills in the City of Kigali, is Mountain View Estate, established three years ago by a property investment firm, Region Holdings. Read more »

  • Ethiopia: Bond Boom Potentially Worsens Poverty [opinion]

    Addis Fortune

    Over the last five years, several low-income countries have issued their first ever bonds to private foreign investors in London and New York. Until recently, that might have been... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Shelter Deficit - One Million Housing Units Underway


    WITH a housing deficit of 17 million units, it was not a surprise that the Federal Government,FG, through its various agencies, has embarked on programmes geared towards providing... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Ministry, CBN, NPC Others to Conduct Survey On Housing Deficit

    This Day

    The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the National Population Commission (NPC) and the National... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Minister Tasks On Global Preparatory Process for Habitat III

    Daily Independent

    The Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Mrs Akon Eyakenyi, has said that the preparatory process for Habitat III must involve a holistic and objective review of the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Benin City, a Decaying City [opinion]

    Daily Independent

    Our forefathers understood the essential nature of a planned city. They therefore planned streets with houses facing each other and foot paths leading to their farm lands and at... Read more »

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October 10

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