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14-01-2013 > Tallest Tower Planned In Nairobi

BritAm Tower, NairobiSet to be Kenya's tallest skyscraper is the BritAm Tower, a newly planned 30-storey office building designed for a site on Nairobi's Upper Hill.

04-12-2011 > Accras Chiseled Towers

Accra Twin Towers, GhanaAccra is the capital and largest city of the African country of Ghana, a metropolis with about 4 million people living there. Like most African cities it is sorely lacking modern skyscrapers but it could soon be getting in on the act if new proposals for twin towers get the go ahead creating a visible boost for what is the world's fastest growing economy.

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06-10-2011 > Portside Breaks Ground

Portside, Cape TownGroundwork has begun on what will be one of the tallest skyscrapers in Cape Town, and indeed the whole of southern African, which once complete will have a height of 148 metres above ground level.

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10-09-2009 > InterContinental Aims For Lagos New Tallest

Hotel InterContinental, LagosDespite being one of the largest cities in Africa, Lagos is yet to have a single building over 100 metres in height with the current record holder being a mere 83 metres. All of this is changing however with the construction of the new InterContinental in the city.

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15-07-2009 > Nigerias Millennium Tower Set For 2011 Finish

Nigeria Cultural Centre, AbujaWork is well underway on construction of Nigeria's somewhat late marker for the millennium. Named the Nigeria Cultural Centre and Millennium Tower the project comes from the pens of Italian architectural firm Studio Nicoletti and Associates.

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19-06-2009 > Portside Ahoy In Cape Town

Portside, Cape TownAfter a 15 year break from all things skyscraper construction has started on what will be Cape Town, South Africa's tallest tower to date.

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03-09-2008 > Worlds Tallest Structure Planned In Namibia

Solar towers in the Namibian desertWhat could be one of the defining landmarks in the evolution of solar technology that will see the world's tallest structure built looks like happening in the south African state of Namibia.

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13-07-2009 > Golf And Skyscrapers Come To Tunis

Tunis Sports CityGroundwork is underway on what could be the world's first city dedicated purely to sport and the pursuit of a healthy lifestyle for all its residents and visitors.

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05-06-2009 > Work Begins On Africas Largest Skyscrapers

EKO Atlantic, LagosSkyscraper news is rare in Africa but groundwork has finally got underway on what will be West Africa's biggest development project. Named Eko Atlantic the project is located in Lagos, Nigeria and will be built on land currently being reclaimed from the sea.

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13-09-2006 > Sudans Future Looks to Alsunut Khartoum

Almogran - Khartoum, SudanA huge new development in Khartoum in Sudan, the largest yet for Africa is getting underway.

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