Africa

Africa’s Megacities a Major Draw for Young Up-and-Comersi
X
February 05, 2014 8:34 PM
London. Paris. Lagos. The list of international megacities is growing, with more and more African entries on the list. Mayors from the world’s megacities met this week in Johannesburg to discuss the challenges their cities face. VOA’s Anita Powell took to the streets of gritty Johannesburg to unravel the allure of the African megacity.

Africa’s Megacities a Major Draw for Young Up-and-Comers

Published February 05, 2014

London. Paris. Lagos. The list of international megacities is growing, with more and more African entries on the list. Mayors from the world’s megacities met this week in Johannesburg to discuss the challenges their cities face. VOA’s Anita Powell took to the streets of gritty Johannesburg to unravel the allure of the African megacity.


You May Like

Katrina Brought Enduring Changes to New Orleans

The city’s recovery is the result of the people and culture the city is famous for, as well as newcomers and start-up industries More

China to Open Stock Markets to Pension Funds

In unprecedented move, government to soon allow local pension funds to invest up to $94 billion in domestic shares More

1 Billion People Used Facebook on Single Day

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg praised the accomplishment in a posting on the social media site More