R66m bridge left up in the air

The foundations for the Umdloti Bridge, a R65.7m project, have been left untouched since October 2018. Residents of Ogunjini in Verulam, north of Durban, say the project had created jobs for many people in the area and they are disappointed it came to a halt. The foundations for the Umdloti Bridge, a R65.7m project, have…

Deriving value for safe, smart cities

The mobile revolution in Africa has had a powerful impact on job creation and community development. Now, off the back of this technological leap forward, countries are beginning to make progress towards transforming major cities into smart cities. Leona Mentz, regional operations manager, Asia, Middle East and Africa at BT Nairobi, Cape Town and Kigali…