So says the president of Senegal, Abdoulaye Wade:
I don't want money, and I don't want hand-outs. I want trade agreements with European firms who will come to Senegal and work with African firms. Anything else is a waste of time.
More power to him. More here.
Reason reviewed Robert Guest's excellent book on African economic development (and tragic lack of same), The Shackled Continent, here.
Hat Tip: Marian Tupy.