ABSTRACTThe rate at which informal settlements
are mushrooming all over the world is alarming causing health problems,
environmental deterioration, social distress, economic destruction (fire), and
urban violence. This has forced many countries to put in place measures and
efforts to eradicate the informal settlements. There has been no clear
indicator as to whether the efforts put in place are bearing fruits or not. The
overall aim of this study was to analyze the extent of spatial...