Urban Redevelopment

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...

Is Harare ready for Bus Rapid Transit System?

In January 2017 the Minister of Local Government took a delegation to Tanzania to draw lessons on the successful adoption of Bus Rapid Transit...

On the Edge: Harare’s Urban Heritage and forces of Urban Informality

Historic buildings in Harare that shape the city’s urban heritage are on the verge of collapse. Efforts to prevent further demolitions and alterations have...

Debunking New Urbanism in Harare

Harare is evidencing a new wave of urbanisation and urban development in the past five years, characterised as New Urbanism, but is it so? ...