Urban Politics

Abandoned Federal Government Properties in Lagos:

Lagos, Africa’s ‘first city’ is one the fastest growing megacity of the century, a city where the challenge to house the ever-increasing population is...

Visioning African Metropolis

Editor's Note: This article is a snippet of a study conducted by the African Urban Institute on Strategic Planning of African cities.The 21st century has...

UN Urban: The Politics of language in Human Settlements Financing

In the international development, the emergence of new ideas and policy issues as well as scarce funding for development have led to the notion...

Harare: Prepaid water meter system and tragedy of cart before the ox

The City of Harare is carrying out a flagship project to introduce prepaid water meter system in the city as it seeks to improved...