The United State President, Donald Trump, has disclosed why talking that he has many friends who go to Africa to get rich spending a lot.
He stated this while musing about the vast opportunities and challenges in Africa at a lunch meeting with leaders of selected African countries on the sidelines of the on-going UN General Assembly.
“Africa has tremendous business potential.
“I have so many friends going to your countries, trying to get rich. I congratulate you. They’re spending a lot of money.
“For American firms it’s really become a place that they have to go – that they want to go,” Trump added.
The US President also announced that he was dispatching US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley to Africa “to discuss avenues of conflict and resolution and, most importantly, prevention,”
Among Africa leaders at the lunch are President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and Jacob Zuma of South Africa.