Obama Pledges Increased Trade with Africa

This week United States President, Barrack Obama addressed 500 youth in Washington D.C. at the Young African Leaders Initiative Network (YALI Network). According to Kenya’s The Standard, the President pledged to renegotiate the Africa Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) to increase trade between Africa and the US. Obama said, “We are strongly committed to ensuring AGOA is reopened when it expires in September 2015.” (Read more at: The Standard Digital News) I applaud the attention that the US President is giving trade with Africa. More … Read More