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Don’t look back

In Europe, Uncategorized on 21. December 2017 at 19:37

PRESIDENT EMMANUEL MACRON on a tour to former French colonies gave a message of belonging to a generation that does not tell Africans what to do – followed by focus on youth and a domestic drive towards development and progress.

Battle of Somah

Simultaneously he also delivered a message of not dwelling on the past – the injustices done by the colonial French empire. That the past should not hinder progress and that many a problems are civilizational.

These lectures you will hear in hyped-up conference halls for business leaders – not on the international stage where a former colonial power tells its counterpart, a previous colony, to end its whining and start becoming successful.

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