Africa should take a lesson from the US

24 January 2021 - 00:00 By william gumede

Whatever the criticisms of the US, in no other country in the world would outsiders such as Vice-President Kamala Harris or former president Barack Obama or venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya rise to top, based on their talents, in such spectacular fashion.

The US remains a haven of opportunity for the talented, the thrifty and the entrepreneur. The US remains the country where sheer talent can rise, be recognised and be developed. ..

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