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Date Country News Item
01.10.15 South Africa 'I’m scared of living in my cracked RDP house'
12.08.18 Nigeria 'People Celebrate When Their Houses Are Marked for Demolition'
01.05.16 Nigeria 'Synagogue Engineers' Return to Prison, As Court Fixes Date for Bail
03.11.17 South Africa 'We Will Die Waiting for Our Houses'
26.07.16 Kenya 1,400 Chinese Workers to Build Sh200 Billion Lamu Coal Plant
28.03.18 International 2018 ECOSOC e-Discussion: From global to local. Supporting sustainable and resilient societies in urban and rural communities - 27 March-8 April 2018.
14.12.15 South Africa Business bodies welcome Gordhan back
15.12.15 South Africa Butterworth's R9m public pool still empty after 7 years
28.07.15 Namibia Land degradation a threat to development in Namibia
01.12.17 International Launch of the second training module on localizing the SDGs during the Mercociudades Summit
15.05.16 Tanzania Local Contractors Nod to JPM Directive to Real Estate Developers
13.07.16 Nigeria Nigerian FG to Phase Out Mud Houses
13.02.17 South Africa Police monitoring Rosettenville after attacks
23.08.15 South Africa Protesters shut down Limpopo Mall
26.07.15 South Africa South Africa is not a failed state says Maimane
09.05.16 Cameroon Urban Development: A Flourishing Sector For Investors
18.05.17 Africa #AFCLive prioritises accelerating African bankable infrastructure projects
09.01.17 Africa #BizTrends2017: Developing Africa's future cities
09.01.17 South Africa #BizTrends2017: Greater need for quantity surveying than ever
10.01.17 South Africa #BizTrends2017: Green building groundswell taking hold
11.01.17 South Africa #BizTrends2017: Reinvention predicted in the field of architecture
11.01.17 South Africa #BizTrends2017: Shaping the future with immersed VR
11.01.17 South Africa #BizTrends2017: Sustainable architectural practice in the space of engagement
10.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Accessible and emerging developments for small architectural firms
08.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Building and construction trends from a quantity surveyor perspective
08.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Construction industry to improve technology use and safety
09.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Green building on the rise in South Africa
08.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Green buildings, fit for a sustainable purpose
08.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Smart disruption - the grid of 2018
09.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: The skills shortage in the construction industry and what we need to do about it
08.01.18 South Africa #BizTrends2018: Trends in HVAC and smart building technology
04.03.16 #BudgetOfCorruption: Here is what to expect from the revised 2016 national budget by March 17
13.02.18 South Africa #CapeWaterGate - the Figures Prove That Capetonians Are Saving Water
15.02.17 South Africa #DesignMonth: Is SA smart-city ready?
07.11.16 South Africa #EntrepreneurMonth: Residential construction from the Ground Up
05.12.16 South Africa #FeesMustFall Think Tank : SACAP Call to Action
28.09.17 South Africa #InnovationMonth: Propertuity, LOT-EK collaborate on SA's first large-scale residential container development
11.01.18 South Africa #Newsmaker: Marli de Wet on her award-winning design project
04.04.16 Nigeria #PanamaPapers: What this means for Nigeria, and Buhari’s fight against corruption
15.09.17 South Africa #SACSCCongress: 2017 Retail, Design and Development Awards winners announced