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11 giant infrastructure projects that are reshaping Africa

By the United Nations’ estimate, the continent will see its current population of 1.2 billion double by the year 2050.

Koeberg Nuclear Power Station in South Africa is the only nuclear power plant on the African continent.

Nuclear and renewables: South Africa's ambitious new energy mix (Video)

Heavily reliant on coal-fired electricity, South Africa is launching ambitious new projects aimed at diversifying its energy sources and avoiding power cuts.

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Africa's megaprojects: 326 billion reasons Africa is on the move (Photos, Infographic & Video)

When the new, expanded Suez Canal was inaugurated on August 6, the world marveled at the endeavor and single-mindedness that had born — and bored — 72 kilometers of new waterways through the Egyptian earth.

Brighter Africa - The growth potential of Sub-Saharan Africa's electricity sector - McKinsey

Brighter Africa: The growth potential of Sub-Saharan Africa's electricity sector - McKinsey (Report)

The power sector in sub-Saharan Africa offers a unique combination of transformative potential and attractive investment opportunity. In most countries, electricity is provided by expensive diesel generators, with prices ranging from three to six times what grid consumers pay across the world.

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Here are seven of Africa's largest infrastructure projects currently under construction (Photos)

Photos of seven of Africa’s largest infrastructure projects currently under construction.

Ozwald Boateng

Game Changers Africa: A profile of Ozwald Boateng (Video)

The life and career of Ozwald Boateng are profiled. Ozwald Boateng was the youngest and first African tailor to open up shop on London’s Saville Row.