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2005:  G-8 Promises Aid to Africa

The G-8 ( the leaders of the 8 largest economies in the world) meeting in Scotland England pledged to double their aid to Africa by 2010.

They also reaffirmed the earlier committment to cancel much the foreign debt of nine of Africa’s poorest nations. This was the largest promise ever made by the industrial world to help Africa (History Central)

Tadese Faforiji

I am Tadese Faforiji, a history student of the prestigious Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State- 21st-century University, properly called. I am a blogger and an avid writer.