Obama, Oil, and Africa

Why did it take Barack Obama, China’s economic downturn to jumpstart economic relations with Africa. He spent his first term in office berating Africa rather than doing business with Africa. If he had focused on that, many African Americans would have benefitted by either gainful employment consulting and servicing American investments or on the ground implementing US obligations. Well, better late than never.

U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker and a slew of American business executives are meeting in Nigeria to encourage trade they say will create jobs on…

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