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A strong Singapore presence in Africa's city-planning sector

Cities on the continent are growing fast and getting advice from S'pore firms.

Kenya now needs about 10,000 km of roads and railways in order to speed up its development.

SUB-SAHARAN Africa is undergoing the largest wave of urban growth in history. Since the beginning of the century, the urban population in the region grew by more than 200 million.

Today, 430 million people, or 38 per cent of the population of sub-Saharan Africa, live in a city. This...

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