1.3 million people in need of housing in Ethiopia’s capital are expected to register at the City Administration headquarters.
Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency reports: “The registration is said to have been organized in a way [that] offers prompt and reliable service by applying advanced registration and data management mechanisms.
Kuma Demeksa, the outgoing Mayor of Addis Ababa, said these housing projects consider financial capacity of city residents who seek houses to keep their heads under.”
The implications of this system for urban residents is unclear.
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