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Perspective on Construction Market in Sub-Saharan Africa

Taking a perspective view on the current market in sub-Saharan Africa, the status of construction sector, the demand for New Housing and the recent fall in demand, we look at factors in three groups of countries.  The biggest impact and

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Nigeria’s Vice President His Excellency Yemi Osinbajo

Joe Collins – Managing Director of African Supplies and Africa Build Ltd attended an invitation audience with Nigeria’s Vice President His Excellency Yemi Osinbajo.

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Redevelopment of Africa’s urban structures in a well-planned fashion

Models of city success from other regions offer useful insights into development paths and citywide gains based on three main criteria: first, functional/formal land markets, transparent land titling and shrewd urban planning. Second, making earlier/coordinated infrastructure investments that enable greater

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Affordable Housing Conundrum in sub-Saharan Africa

African cities become the new home to over 40,000 people every day. The UN projects that by 2050 there will be about 1.5 billion people within the region. With working population growing 4 fold 2000-2050. This poses a housing challenge

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Over 55 million tiles supplied to sub-Saharan Africa

2017 sees a momentous milestone achieved by our AHI Roofing brands – supplying our fifty-fifth million tile in sub-Saharan Africa. Since inventing the stone coated roofing tile in New Zealand in 1957, AHI has invested heavily in innovation (see our

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Brand success in sub-Saharan Africa

Can experience in China help crack the African market? Since the global financial crash of 2008, the traditional markets for many international brands have become severely diminished, if not completely devastated. Yet two markets have emerged to offer salvation to

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