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    Obama Holds Town Hall Meeting with Aspiring Young Africansi
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    Mariama Diallo
    July 29, 2014 12:47 AM
    U.S. President Barack Obama says the future stability of the world depends on African nations' prosperity and self-reliance. Obama made the comment Monday to a group of 500 young people attending the first Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. As VOA's Mariama Diallo reports, the aspiring young African leaders have just finished a six-week program of academic study at 20 institutions across the United States.

    Obama Holds Town Hall Meeting with Aspiring Young Africans

    Mariama Diallo

    Published July 28, 2014

    U.S. President Barack Obama says the future stability of the world depends on African nations' prosperity and self-reliance. Obama made the comment Monday to a group of 500 young people attending the first Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. As VOA's Mariama Diallo reports, the aspiring young African leaders have just finished a six-week program of academic study at 20 institutions across the United States.


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    by: Talibita Moses from: Entebbe - Uganda
    August 01, 2014 7:06 AM
    African youth truly need to rely on their homestead and community challenges so as to help just correct that. And if that happened to every particular community homesteads Africa with amuse the World just by helping solve her home seen problems.

    by: gaston Mbilayungu from: kigoma Tanzania
    July 30, 2014 3:11 PM
    I just want to learn on the way to improve entrepreneurial skills for the African youths and political patriatism for the African countries as we face too much resources mis utilisation and fraud.