Africa

Eritrea’s Modernist architecture: a striking reminder of years of oppression

After fascist rule in the 1930s, its capital Asmara is still a city of contrasts.

Podcast: A huge, developing problem

On development, urbanisation and poverty.

“Africa’s time for urbanisation is now. Let us get it right”

The executive director of the Kampala Capital City Authority on urbanising her continent.

Podcast: Africa Rising

New Year, old continent.

Johannesburg and Accra: two very different versions of a contemporary African city

A tale of two oh you know where we’re going with this.