10 Fastest Changing Skylines in Africa

 

Skyscrapers exude power, wealth and modernity, here are the fastest changing skylines in Africa.

  1. Luanda, Angola

Major Projects under construction

Luanda 1

Baia de Luanda $7 billion

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Luanda-Waterfalls

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IMOB Business tower- 145m- Angola 475 feet

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Nova Sonangol Tower 42 stories 500 feet

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Torre Vitoria

Torre Vitoria

 

 

 

Luanda

 

CIF Tower

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Torres Kianda

Hotel Bahia Luanda

Hotel Baia de Luanda

Edifício Dyeji e Kaquie

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Marina Baia

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Approved

Hotel Duriense

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Parcel A

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Parcel A 1

Parcel 3

Torre

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Futungo Das Belas

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Futungo dos Belas

 

Proposed

 

Angel Tower

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Edicio Escritorios

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Sede Ensa

 

Luanda Tower 110 m (360 ft)

Euro Africa Tower

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Edifício Rocha Monteiro 105 m (344 ft)

High Tech Tower

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Costa do Sol Condiminiums

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Student hospital

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Baia de Luanda

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Marginal de Corimba

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Tropical Luanda 28 floors

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2. Nairobi, Kenya

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Major Projects

Hass towers Jabavu- 300m or 984 feet will be completed in 2020

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Britam Tower

Prism Towers

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Hazina Tower 180 m (590 ft) Nairobi, Kenya

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AVIC International Africa 176 m (577 ft) Nairobi, Kenya  (Cost $93.6 million)

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AVIC

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UAP tower- 163m- Kenya

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Palazzo Towers

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Proposed

Upper Hill Square, Nairobi, Kenya 290m 951 feet   66 Floor ($500 million)

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there are two designs

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The One Nairobi, Kenya 270m- 890 feet

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Upper Hill Chambers : 26 floors

 

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CBK Pension House

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Proposed

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Zenith Bank Kenya Headquarters

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Greenfield Tower

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Montave Tower Nairobi 1

Montave Tower Nairobi

Two Rivers Mall

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Two Rivers Mall

Edifice Nairobi 21 floors

Edifice Hotel 21 stories

 

 

 

Edifice Hotel Nairobi

 

 

Proposed

Cytonn Tower 492

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Xinhua Tower

Xinhua Tower

 

Apartments

 

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3. Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

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Major Projects Under Construction

187 Meters or 613 feet

Mzizima towers- 140m- Tanzania

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MNF Square- 127m- Tanzania

NHC Morocco Square

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Proposed

Dar es salaam Stock Exchange |30F|

Mikocheni Mall Towers|15+15+15+15|U/C

Nhc Towers

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4. Sandton

International Finance Centre 1~250 m (820 ft)

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The Leonardo 735 feet

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International Finance Centre 2 ~180 m (590 ft)

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Old Mutual  Emerging Markets Place ~180 m (590 ft)

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Old Mutual Emerging Markets headquarters

 

 

 

Old Mutual Emerging Markets headquarters 2

Kgoro – The Gateway A

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Sandton Riverwalk

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Kgoro – The Gateway B

Southland Mall

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Mall of Africa 485000 square meters. Will be worlds fourth largest mall when completed (Cost $262 million )

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Alice Lane

Alice Lane

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Some building in Sandton

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92 Rivonia

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Proposed

Modderfontein Zendai Heartland $8 million

Sandton

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Rosebank Mews

 

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5. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Meles Zenawi Center Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 1,462

Commercial Bank of Ethiopia 46 floors 571 feet  $200 million Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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Hotel

Hotel Addis Ababa

Mall

Addis Ababa Shopping Mall

 

 

6. Lagos, Nigeria

Eko Atlantic City Cost $6 billion

Lagos Elevation Tower 1240 feet

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The center-piece of the Marina District of Eko Atlantic
The center-piece of the Marina District of Eko Atlantic

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Lekki Island

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Eko Pearl

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Eko Corporate Towers 2

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Atlantic Towers

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Afren Energy Towers 15 stories

Eko Tower 27 Stories

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7. Durban, South Africa

Iconic Towers 1,214 feet   $400 million

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Oceans Umhlanga Towers

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8. Pretoria, South Africa

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Hazeldean

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9. Abuja, Nigeria

Centenary City $18 billion

 

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10. Cape Town, South Africa

 

021 Tower – 484 feet

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Cullinan Tower 629 feet Proposed

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12. Accra, Ghana

Marine Road Beach Hotel and Casino

Gold Coast City

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Tulip Hotel

SU Tower

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10. Equatorial Guinea –

Oyala

Oyala Government Center

 

 

 

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