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AGOA Is Exploitation Of Africa By United States, It Does Not Help Africa

AGOA Is Exploitation Of Africa By United States, It Does Not Help Africa

Since 2000, the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has been America’s main vehicle to enhance U.S.-African trade. If you look merely at the numbers, trade between the United States and the AGOA-eligible African countries has increased significantly. However, the […]

 
 

Why The BRICS Included South Africa And Not Nigeria!

Why The BRICS Included South Africa And Not Nigeria!

BRAZIL, Russia, India, China and South Africa (commonly referred to as the BRICS) recently concluded the fifth annual meeting. As the Economist have pointed out, the confusion arises from the fact that South Africa has sneaked into the group, which […]

 
 

Why Obama Is Visiting Tanzania!

Why Obama Is Visiting Tanzania!

While wananchi (Swahili for citizens) are honoured that Barack Obama finally decided to drop in, they are not terribly enamoured by the supposed intentions behind his visit. Many still believe Obama’s Africa tour is part of a new, shrewder scramble for this continent’s vast resources – a sort of brutal brawl that pits American interests against China’s.

 
 

Mo Farah, Britain’s Olympic Gold Medalist Was Detained at U.S. Airport on Terror Suspicion During Christmas

Mo Farah, Britain’s Olympic Gold Medalist Was Detained at U.S. Airport on Terror Suspicion During Christmas

So how did you celebrate your Christmas? Did you know that Britain’s Mo Farah celebrated his Christmas by getting taken for a possible terrorist? The two-time gold medal winner for Great Britain at the past summer’s Olympic games was traveling […]

 
 

CNN’s Piers Morgan Threatens to Deport Self in an Emotional Op-ed

CNN’s Piers Morgan Threatens to Deport Self in an Emotional Op-ed

Morgan threatens to deport self in a pretty long piece that he wrote about the Newton Massacre and other gun rights issues that America is currently facing. On Dec. 29, the Daily Mail posted the article that expresses Piers Morgan’s […]