South Africa's tallest edifice takes shape

Meet The Leonardo. The new skyscraper is the tallest building in South Africa, according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, an international ngo in the field of sustainable buildings and urban design.

With a height of 227.9 metres and 56 storeys, the building exceeds the Carlton Center by 223 metres, the council said.

The Leonardo is a mixed-use building with apartments and offices, and is still under construction, but already home to a restaurant.

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