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West Africa Hopes New Hydropower Dams Will Cut Poverty, Climate Risk

AFRICANGLOBE - West African states in the Niger River Basin are seeking to tackle climate risks and reduce poverty by constructing three massive hydropower dams in the next five years.

How France Financially Enslave 14 African Countries

AFRICANGLOBE - More than 80% of the foreign reserves of these African countries are deposited in the ‘operations accounts’ controlled by the French Treasury. The two CFA banks are African in name, but have no monetary policies of their own. The countries themselves do not know, nor are they told, how much of the pool of foreign reserves held by the French Treasury belongs to them as a group or individually.