Johannesburg has long been known as the City of Gold. It is the top place that African millionaires call their home.
The bodies of 11 South Africans killed when a church building collapsed in Lagos are to be brought home, nearly five months after the disaster. An airforce plane is expected to land at Waterkloof carrying the bodies on 4 February, finally bringing closure to the bereaved.
Nigerian Kunle Adeyemi's floating school in Makoko, Lagos, has received widespread international appeal and won the acclaimed architect several awards.
Nigerian entrepreneur Nimi Akinkugbe's childhood fascination with board games led her to realise a lifelong dream of creating a Lagos edition of the international property trading board game, Monopoly. This is the first time the game has been customised for a city in Africa.
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