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Monday - 19 January 2015 : Week 04
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09 : 46 : 02 Demolition of Unsafe Buildings in Nairobi Start Today 40
08 : 51 : 38 What Africa's premier soccer tournament means to Equatorial Guinea = Contextual 7
08 : 40 : 20 Japan Lends Kenya Sh28 Billion for Mombasa Port Expansion 44
08 : 05 : 05 Why Cape Town should not name a street after FW De Klerk 74
06 : 46 : 25 Rwanda Housing Authority Moves to Implement Affordable Housing 23
06 : 23 : 18 Wheat Stems to Be Transformed Into Construction Bricks 18
05 : 40 : 59 Tanzania: Lack of Funds Delays Marine, Science Institute = Contextual 4
Sunday - 18 January 2015 : Week 03
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15 : 20 : 46 Role models and perseverance: how Kenny Solomon became South Africa's first grandmaster = Contextual 8
14 : 55 : 52 China's Most Famous Ghost City (Video) 118
14 : 46 : 40 Egypt: Sisi Makes Surprise Tour of Under-Construction Projects = Contextual 5
14 : 43 : 28 United Nations = Contextual 7
11 : 00 : 00 Why Dovercourt Village is the Next Ossington = Contextual 9
11 : 00 : 00 Belo Horizonte, São Paulo, and Rio de Janeiro Announced Co-Winners of the 2015 Sustainable Transport Award = Contextual 9
10 : 00 : 00 Food Sovereignty: Politics and Veggies in Cape Town = Contextual 8
10 : 00 : 00 How to Tell a Compelling (Tree) Story = Contextual 8
07 : 00 : 00 Libya: UN Mission welcomes ceasefire announcements, commitment to dialogue process = Contextual 6
07 : 00 : 00 UN strongly condemns deadly terrorist attack on Mali peacekeepers = Contextual 6
07 : 00 : 00 Security Council welcomes first round of Libyan talks, commends participants in dialogue = Contextual 6
00 : 06 : 06 UN agency, Africa Cup tournament kick off campaign rallying support to end hunger = Contextual 5
21 : 53 : 51 Major floods in Malawi, Mozambique force thousands to flee their homes – UN 18
19 : 32 : 08 Nigeria: UN rights envoy urges action to protect children in country's war-torn northeast = Contextual 8
19 : 03 : 30 UN agency urges halt in Nigerian refugee repatriation amid mounting violence in country = Contextual 8
18 : 39 : 05 DR Congo: UN mission chief voices ‘full solidarity’ as Government battles armed groups = Contextual 7
01 : 39 : 40 UN envoy describes ‘sense of self-confidence’ among those battling Ebola outbreak = Contextual 7
01 : 21 : 21 International experts, led by UN, kick off Ebola recovery assessment in Sierra Leone = Contextual 6
Saturday - 17 January 2015 : Week 03
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12 : 28 : 19 Nigeria: Construction Workers Worldwide Protest Lafarge-Holcim Merger = Contextual 17
12 : 00 : 00 How Cities can Save Lives: Build Safer Bus Systems = Contextual 14
11 : 00 : 00 Did Mayor de Blasio Really Reject A Plan For Expanded Polystyrene Recycling? = Contextual 12
11 : 00 : 00 Women in Food: Maria Topitzer Follows Grandmother's Path to Farming in Western Massachusetts = Contextual 13
10 : 00 : 00 Erie, Pennsylvania Celebrates the City's First LEED Gold Project: The Erie Art Museum = Contextual 13
10 : 00 : 00 Design Competitions in 2015: From Chicago to Dakar = Contextual 15
Friday - 16 January 2015 : Week 03
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17 : 50 : 38 Liberia: Using Land Policy to Improve the Lives of Liberia's Urban Poor = Contextual 10
17 : 25 : 02 South Africa: Lwandle's Forgotten Evictees = Contextual 9
17 : 24 : 00 'We're Not Going Anywhere Until We're Heard' - Mfuleni Tent Dwellers 66
16 : 00 : 51 Construction Company Demands Extra N$600 Million 46
15 : 57 : 09 Kraaifontein gets its first spray park 61
14 : 30 : 54 South Africa: Evicted Granny Ends Up On the Streets = Contextual 10
12 : 00 : 00 Paint Can Do More to Transform Your City Than You Think = Contextual 11
11 : 25 : 29 Businessman Sues GPHA Over Construction of Bridge 20
11 : 25 : 12 Oshakati Drowning in Own Waste 41
11 : 16 : 08 Over 1600 Benefit From GIPF Housing Fund 42
11 : 16 : 04 Kisumu Contractors Ordered to Repeat Work 47
11 : 06 : 07 Lwandle's forgotten evictees = Contextual 9
11 : 00 : 00 Thanks for Visiting Canada, Target. Now What? = Contextual 10
11 : 00 : 00 Jozi's Jumble of Buildings Defines an African City = Contextual 10
10 : 46 : 19 Chinese Construction Worker Abducted 43
10 : 00 : 00 Santa Cruz Modular Hydroponics Entrepreneur Moves From Bathtub to Business = Contextual 9
10 : 00 : 00 Policy Lag, or, Why UK Bike Lanes Will Be Bad for a While Yet = Contextual 11
09 : 59 : 45 “We’re not going anywhere until we’re heard” - Mfuleni tent dwellers 128
09 : 33 : 32 Waste Managers Justify Heaps of Refuse On Lagos Streets 39
09 : 15 : 46 Murang'a Project to Give Nairobi 140 Million Litres of Water 54
07 : 35 : 48 Tanzania: Hai District Launches Road Maintenance Second Phase = Contextual 7
Thursday - 15 January 2015 : Week 03
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19 : 24 : 00 Old Mutual and Pareto in R10bn ownership deal for major Retail assets = Contextual 17