Reinventing in the Wake of Pandemics: COVID-19 and African Cities

By Moses Itanola   Across many Sub-Saharan African countries, more than 55% of the population in cities live in slum-like conditions. With insufficient access to clean water and inadequate healthcare facilities, urban slums are more vulnerable to diseases such as the current COVID 19 pandemic. As of 27th April 2020, there are now more than 30,000 confirmed cases of…