The influence of China in the African continent, energy needs in South Africa, political unrest of South Africa, elections in Nigeria…with 53 nations and a myriad of cultures and political identities, economic development and political progress is a constant challenge. U.S. Ambassador Michael Battle is at the fore-front of America’s efforts to help develop agriculture (that now employs 70% of working Africans directly or indirectly), infrastructure, technology, and investment partnerships.
Michael A. Battle, U.S. Ambassador to the African Union