Tall tales

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)

In Nairobi, work has started on two adjacent skyscrapers that will be the tallest buildings in Africa when they are finished in December 2019. The highest point of the tallest tower – called the Pinnacle – should be 300 meters. Up until then, the Carlton Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa, will keep the title for tallest building on the continent: It is 223 meters high. 

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