Kenya and Rwanda Move to Support a Visa-Free Africa Travel

TRAVEL & TOURISM – Enjoy the beauty of Africa, Caribbean and other exotic Black destinations. By Alan Hirsch President William Ruto of Kenya recently announced that Kenya’s borders would be open to visitors from the entirety of Africa, with no visas required, by the end of 2023. He said: When people cannot travel, business people cannot travel, […]

 Poll Has Donald Trump Ahead of President Biden Among African Americans

AFRICA THOUGHT – News features, commentaries, analyses, interviews & Op-ed. In the recent poll conducted by The African Times/USA within African American communities, an interesting trend has emerged, showcasing a substantial lead for Donald Trump over Joe Biden. The data suggests a notable preference within this demographic, with 58.4% expressing support for Trump compared to […]

AGOA: What President Biden Sees in Africa That Others Need to See

AFRICA INC. – Rising economies, start-ups, and Black wealth, etc. By Caleb Onyeabor/Special to The African Times/USA In a fervent declaration of support for the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), President Joe Biden illuminated the transformative impact and immense potential encapsulated within the continent of Africa. Emphasizing AGOA as a pivotal cornerstone of U.S.-Africa […]

Unpacking US-Africa Relations As AGOA Deal Expires in 2025

AFRICA INC. – Rising economies, start-ups, and Black wealth, etc. By David Luke African governments are seeking an extension of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) beyond 2025. The law was enacted in 2000 to “encourage increased trade and investment between the United States and sub-Saharan Africa”. We asked David Luke, who specialises in African trade policy and trade negotiations, what benefits Agoa […]