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An additional $60 million is going to an existing initiative aimed at building a mortgage finance market.
African cities will face challenges from skyrocketing populations that will require thoughtful planning to overcome, the African Development Bank says.
Tanzania’s largest city is introducing bus-rapid transit featuring high-capacity motorcoaches on special lanes, the Guardian reports.
About 120 young city dwellers will be taught how to grow vegetables on the outskirts of Dar es Salaam, Addis Ababa, Lilongwe and Maputo, the Guardian reports.