Will Accra’s BRT be a breath of fresh air?

Jane Lumumba considers whether Accra’s commuters will ditch private transport for the new BRT system, set to launch at the end of 2015.

Land in Accra: a clash between tradition and the modern city

Jane Lumumba explores how Ghana’s customary land tenure system negatively impacts urban development.

Urban foodscapes: the Accra experience

Accra’s street food scene provides the basis for understanding Accra’s culinary identity and economies of access to different types of foods.

Urbanizing in the Dark: Accra’s ‘Dumsor’ Chronicles

Jane Lumumba takes a look at Accra’s energy crisis.