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THE NEXT ECONOMY: International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam calls for projects from Africa

The International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam calls for projects under the theme THE NEXT ECONOMY. Edgar Pieterse elaborates why this theme provides a fantastic opportunity for African urban designers, architects, landscape architects, academics, artists, planners, cities, universities, companies and social organizations.

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What does Nigeria’s new GDP number actually mean?

Nigeria is now the biggest economy in Africa. How did this happen and what does that mean for Nigeria and for Africa?

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Will Nigeria Overtake South Africa as Africa’s Powerhouse?

Projections that Nigeria’s economy will be more important than South Africa’s by 2020 underplay serious instabilities in Nigeria’s economy, political systems and surrounding region. Writer for Think Africa Press, Simukai Tinhu reports.