During a feast at the United Nations on Wednesday, President Trump told African leaders, “Africa has tremendous business potential,” and he has “so many friends going to your countries trying to get rich.”
Given the long history of rich Europeans and Americans exploiting African countries by stealing their resources and enslaving and slaughtering their people, Trump chooses not to give details on how hie friends are getting rich or how they have used these countries to get rich in the past.
Trump: “Africa has tremendous business potential. I have so many friends going to your countries trying to get rich” https://t.co/UrQCwG8HuU
— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) September 20, 2017
He also referenced the health system of the non-existent country of “Nambia”. He may have been referring to Zambia or Namibia, but there is no Nambia.
Trump, at a lunch with African leaders, refers to the non-existent country of “Nambia.” pic.twitter.com/N8megnC1Xi
— David Mack (@davidmackau) September 20, 2017
(Article By Jeremiah Jones)