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News: Only 18 of Africa’s 54 Countries have been visited by a Sitting US President

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Since the United States America got her independence in the in 1776, only 18 African countries have been visited by a sitting US president.

According to africa.businessinsider.com, Africa is rich in culture, history, and natural wonders, yet it remains largely unexplored by sitting U.S. presidents. Out of the 54 African nations, only 18 have been visited by a sitting American president, leaving 70% of the continent uncharted. Here are 35 African countries never visited by a sitting U.S. president:
1. Algeria
2. Guinea-Bissau
3. Angola
4. Lesotho
5. Burkina Faso
6. Libya
7. Burundi
8. Madagascar
9. Cabo Verde
10. Malawi
11. Cameroon
12. Mali
13. Chad
14. Mauritania
15. Comoros
16. Mauritius
17. Central African Republic
18. Mozambique
19. DRC
20. Namibia
21. Republic of the Congo
22. Niger
23. Sao Tome and Principe
24. Cote d’Ivoire
25. Djibouti
26. Seychelles
27. Equatorial Guinea
28. Sierra Leone
29. Eritrea
30. South Sudan
31. Eswatini (was Swaziland)
32. Sudan
33. Gabon
34. Togo
35. Gambia
36. Zambia
37. Guinea
38. Zimbabwe

Each of these countries has its unique beauty, culture, and economy. While some are considered challenging places to visit, others are among the fastest-growing economies in Africa, with thriving business opportunities.

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Algeria, for example, has a diversified economy based on oil and gas, mining, agriculture, and tourism. The country is known for its stunning landscapes, including the Sahara Desert and the Atlas Mountains.

Guinea-Bissau, on the other hand, is a small country located on the west coast of Africa, known for its pristine beaches and rich cultural heritage. The country has a growing tourism industry and a diverse economy that includes agriculture, fisheries, and forestry.

Lesotho, a small landlocked country within South Africa, is known for its stunning mountain landscapes and is a popular destination for adventure tourism. The country’s economy primarily relies on agriculture, manufacturing, and mining.

Zimbabwe, with its rich history and diverse wildlife, is one of Africa’s most popular tourist destinations. The country has a growing economy, with opportunities in agriculture, mining, and tourism.

Visiting these countries could not only strengthen diplomatic ties but also provide opportunities for American businesses looking to invest in Africa. As the U.S. government seeks to expand its engagement with Africa, visiting these uncharted territories could be a significant step in the right direction.

In conclusion, these 35 African countries never visited by a sitting U.S. president have so much to offer, from stunning landscapes to vibrant cultures and thriving economies. As the U.S. government seeks to deepen its engagement with Africa, it’s time for these uncharted territories to be explored and their potential harnessed.

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