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Which countries have the largest housing shortages in Africa?

According to the 2013 statistics from the Centre for Affordable Housing Finance Africa (CAHF), Nigeria has a housing shortage of 17,000,000, Tanzania 3,000,000 and South Africa 2,100,000.

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