“And when Africa is powered, we will have somebody to trade with and sell iPods to, and airplanes, and all kinds of good stuff.”

— US President Obama in a speech in Cape Town, South Africa presenting his “Power Africa” initiative in which the US government and private sector would provide $16 billion to bring electricity to Sub-Saharan African homes and businesses.

1 Comment on Quote of the Day

  1. Dave says:

    Obama’s NSA cannot spy on the people of Africa unless they have electricity, telephones and computers.