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FUTURE LAGOS | 5 Forecasts for the Future of African Cities

Bosun Tijani, an innovation expert in Nigeria, shares his thoughts on how economic expansion and innovation will transform the continent.

Urban design model of Abuja Nigeria

Book Review: Rogue Urbanism

According to Brett Petzer, this year’s bedside book for those perplexed, fascinated, enthused and enraged by the African city is Rogue Urbanism : Emergent African Cities edited by Edgar Pieterse and AbdouMaliq Simone. Read his preview here.

Independence Square, Kiev, crowded by rallying supporters of Ukraine's integration with EU. Photograph: Vasily Fedosenko/Reuters

The Cities This Week: Edition 44

News and views from cities around the world this week.