Ethiopia: City's Housing Construction Projects Booms, Gravel Suppliers Struggle to Meet Demand

[Addis Fortune]Addis Ababa -As part of its plan to solve housing shortages Addis Abeba City Administration (AACA) is building 120,000 condominium houses. Building materials are vital, especially gravel. In fact, the material was the subject of discussion in a meeting, chaired by Abate Sitotaw, deputy mayor of AACA, which took place at the Ghion Hotel on October 21, 2014. Gravel producers and suppliers for the city's housing projects also attended.