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Could improved mud houses help tackle housing shortage in Africa?

Could improved mud houses help tackle housing shortage in Africa?
With a population of about one billion people, Africa is fast becoming one of the most populous continent in the world. The World Bank projects that by 2050 the population of the continent will have doubled, meaning that the region will have added 3.5m...

How technology is changing land surveying

How technology is changing land surveying
The way we carry out Land surveying has been changing over the years thanks to emerging technologies that have made the profession much easier and efficient. A few years ago the only tools available to surveyors were; optical...

Construction of Nairobi-Mombasa highway to Start 2018

Construction of Nairobi-Mombasa Express Way to Start 2018
Kenya will begin construction of a new Nairobi-Mombasa highway in 2018 Kenya National Highways Director General Peter Mundinia has said. This is after KenHA signed an agreement with US-Based construction firm, Bechtel International. Mr Mundinia said that 473 kilometre express highway will allow uninterrupted speeds...

Ghana’s Tema LNG Terminal construction project gets impetus

Ghana's Tema LNG Terminal construction project gets impetus
Construction of what is expected to be Sub-Saharan Africa’s first regasification terminal has received a shot in the arm after a major deal was signed to support the project. Helios Investment Partners reached a deal early this month with China Harbour Engineering Company to construct a $350m...

African Architect, David Adjaye, Wins Prestigious UK Royal Gold Medal

Sir David Adjaye is a well-known and highly revered Ghanian-British architect, who has led a number of interesting and innovative architectural projects. This month Adjaye was awarded the prestigious Royal Gold Medal, the UK’s highest honour of architecture, which is approved by the Queen herself. This...

A Beginner Builder’s Guide To Steel Building Kits

A Beginner Builder’s Guide To Steel Building Kits
Steel is considered one of the most valuable construction materials in the world. Generally, steel is less expensive yet more durable than most construction materials. Hence, many industries use steel in their products–infrastructure, vehicles, appliances, tools, etc. In most cases, construction projects are usually done...

Macroeconomic Risks of Nigeria: The Economic Challenges of the West African Country Laid Out

Nigeria is, without a doubt, an astoundingly beautiful country to visit. While its ravishing nature and intricate culture are great, the economic state of affairs is in a state of limbo. If you are looking to invest in the Nigerian market, you should make...

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