Foreign Aid To Africa; Mercy, Wisdom or Folly?

Donors must recalibrate their compassion to match the existential reality of the lives of the majority in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Can open-ended compassion become a fuel for oppression? Is it ever “just” to withhold help to a society with large suffering population, especially children, disenfranchised youth and the elderly? Does your belief system compel you to help the needy no matter the surrounding events?

The rest of the Global village is now at a cross road, vis-a-vis foreign aid to Africa, especially Aid to Sub-Saharan…