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Five African cities of opportunity

The continent's most dynamic and future-focused cities are highlighted in Into Africa – the Continent's Cities of Opportunity. The top five are Johannesburg, Cairo, Tunis, Algiers and Casablanca – they "demonstrate the strengths and weaknesses of Africa's urban future".

Investment in African mega projects on the boil

Africa is "en route to a brighter future", with investment in mega projects surging to almost R4-trillion. In its Construction Trends report, Deloitte says it sees the opportunities surpassing the challenges facing the continent. Energy and power lead the field in number of projects undertaken.

Modern road will boost Mozambique coal sector

The rehabilitation of the N303 is vital not only for Mozambique but for the region as a whole. It will link the coal-rich province of Tete, as well as the landlocked countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe, and the port of Nacala, the deepest port in southern Africa.

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