Africa Wants Opportunities, Not Handouts

IBM's Nicholas Donofrio has heard it from Africans themselves: They don't want aid, they want a chance to develop their own businesses

Anyone looking into the economic future of Africa is likely to be both inspired and confounded. Side by side with stories of increasing political stability, sturdy growth in gross domestic product, and entrepreneurial successes are tales of child soldiers, unchecked disease, and 4,000% inflation.

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