Category Archives: Sub-Saharan Africa

Marriott Gets Started in West Africa

[  Conakry, GUINEA  ] Marriott International has opened the 269-room Sheraton Grand hotel in the Kipe district of Conakry, the first Marriott-branded hotel in West…

About | Cytonn’s Newtown MPC

[  Athi River (Machakos County), Nairobi, KENYA  ] Newtown is a planned 1,000-acre master-planned community located in the town of Athi River, within the Nairobi…

Delta Leisure Resort and Theme Park, RIP?

As of year-end 2015, no progress regarding the long-delayed Delta Leisure Resorts theme park announced for Delta State, Nigeria.   Shortly after the project was…

Centenary City

[ Abuja, NIGERIA ] Centenary City is an ambitious new project by the Nigerian Government to build a smart city along the same lines of…

Lagos’ Banana Island

[  Ikoyi-Lagos, NIGERIA  ] Banana Island is perhaps the most expensive district in Nigeria.  The district is a gated community, and its residents enjoy such luxuries…

Sultan Palace Beach Retreat Underway in Kenya

[  Kikambala, KENYA  ] Chinese real estate developer, Sultan Palace Development Limited, will invest in a mega housing project in the Kenyan coast where the demand…

Profile | Dangote Group

[  Lagos, NIGERIA  ] The Dangote Group company operates in Nigeria and several other countries in Africa.  It is the largest industrial conglomerate in West Africa and…