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Friday - 13 March 2015 : Week 11
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14 : 25 : 43 Tanzania: Govt to Help TBA Get Loans 34
14 : 13 : 49 Botswana: Passenger Train Returns 28
13 : 46 : 41 Armed gang robs a creche in Khayelitsha 29
13 : 24 : 36 Cuemba Municipality to Have New Regional Hospital 64
13 : 05 : 36 Rwandan Housing Body Tips On Construction Guidelines 64
12 : 55 : 31 A Three-Pronged Solution to Namibia's Urban Land Crisis 116
12 : 33 : 45 Signboards Will Warn of Dangerous Areas in Matola 79
12 : 30 : 10 Eritrea: Geleb Semi-Urban Center Witnessing Progress Following Site in Expanded Area = Contextual 26
12 : 06 : 16 Western Cape human rights organisations respond to Philippi xenophobic violence = Contextual 30
12 : 01 : 21 American Apartheid: Liberals Prefer Urban, Conservatives Prefer Rural: Should Planners Integrate or Segregate? = Contextual 32
11 : 51 : 12 Polluted Nairobi Air 'Turns Off' Investors 108
11 : 40 : 34 12,000 Homeless After Mukuru Fire 101
11 : 34 : 22 Kenya: Lawmakers Force House Budget Team to Reallocate Sh3 Billion = Contextual 30
11 : 30 : 55 Domestic workers union wants new minimum wage = Contextual 34
11 : 27 : 04 Africa: Traffic Accidents Worry Africa, a Socio-Economic Concern for Ethiopia - Minister = Contextual 42
11 : 00 : 00 Voices of the City: Nils Hansen, Bike Shop Owner, Cape Town = Contextual 34
10 : 00 : 00 Bus Rapid Transit Wins Battle with Cars in Indore = Contextual 28
10 : 00 : 00 Car Free Family, In the Burbs = Contextual 26
09 : 00 : 00 Parkour for Kids: Exciting Playground Design = Contextual 30
09 : 00 : 00 Architect Roméo Mivekannin: "Architecture is a Powerful Political Act" 70
07 : 00 : 54 Twenty-one deaths in 13 months at Glebelands Hostel = Contextual 29
23 : 49 : 00 US largest real estate firm makes R196-billion bid for rival mall owner Macerich = Contextual 31
Thursday - 12 March 2015 : Week 11
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23 : 53 : 21 Nominations open for South African Planning Commission 154
23 : 40 : 42 Eskom Appoints Commission To Investigate Itself 344
23 : 00 : 00 British Architects named the designer of Qatar World Cup final stadium = Contextual 29
19 : 12 : 59 Liberia: Senate to Probe Transport Ministry Over U.S.$10 Million R.I.A. Fund = Contextual 18
19 : 03 : 55 Ghana: Demolish Illegal Structures - Lion Orders = Contextual 21
18 : 16 : 32 Liberia: Senate to Probe Transport Ministry Over U.S.$10 Miliion RIA Fund = Contextual 21
16 : 57 : 42 Francistown Landfill Burns 66
15 : 51 : 02 20 Liberian Towns Cutoff Due to Bridge Construction 67
14 : 32 : 41 Angolan Construction Minister Checks State of Roads in Southern Region 86
14 : 31 : 51 Nigerian Motorists Beg Fashola to Complete Ayobo/Ipaja Road 89
14 : 07 : 25 Lack of Material Delays Housing Project 90
14 : 05 : 46 No help for girl disabled by public toilet = Contextual 27
12 : 17 : 59 Kenya: Residents Want Project Evaluated = Contextual 34
12 : 03 : 13 South Africa: Remember Newtown? When Development Depends On Security Guards On the Block 135
12 : 02 : 02 South Africa: Metrorail in Johannesburg - a Community Problem 104
11 : 16 : 58 Rwanda: Nyaruguru in Roads Construction Drive = Contextual 43
11 : 06 : 52 Sierra Leone: Sierra Leone-Chinese Level Three Bio-Safety Lab Starts Operation = Contextual 34
11 : 06 : 10 South Africa to Explore Economic Opportunities in Waste Sector 98
11 : 00 : 00 Walking Visionaries Awards Open for Submissions = Contextual 36
11 : 00 : 00 With Gas Prices Down, Federal Transit Funding in the U.S. is Still Just as Important = Contextual 40
10 : 39 : 06 Nyanga man's salary slashed to pay for furniture he says he never bought = Contextual 38
10 : 22 : 14 Sudan: Fires Leave Darfuris Homeless, Destitute = Contextual 36
10 : 00 : 00 Rising Sea Levels: Designing A Future To Save San Francisco = Contextual 46
10 : 00 : 00 Proposal Would Establish Urban Agriculture Zones in California's Santa Clara County = Contextual 40
09 : 00 : 00 Why Do People Use Parks and Plazas in Buenos Aires? = Contextual 32
09 : 00 : 00 Q&A with Infecting the City Curator, Jay Pather = Contextual 33
22 : 45 : 40 Another Fire Outbreak in Mukuru Kayaba 91
Wednesday - 11 March 2015 : Week 11
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00 : 45 : 20 Frei Otto Receives the 2015 Pritzker Architecture Prize 211
20 : 38 : 00 Property Sector still buoyant but needs S.Africa’s economy to Jump = Contextual 34
17 : 09 : 05 Khayelitsha students sent home for not paying voluntary fee = Contextual 27
17 : 03 : 06 South Africa: Cape Town Celebrates a Thousand New Homeowners = Contextual 31