On Wednesday, United States President Donald Trump hosted leaders of Ghana, South Africa, Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia, Guinea, Senegal, Namibia and Uganda for lunch during the annual U.N. General Assembly session. President Robert Mugabe was not included.
Trump told the African leaders that he’s interested in boosting U.S. investment in Africa to help create jobs and opportunity on both sides of the Atlantic. Said Trump:
Africa has tremendous business potential.I have so many friends going to your countries trying to get rich, I congratulate you. They are spending a lot of money. But it does, it has tremendous business potential.
Watch Trump’s speech below: