(Special for CAFS) COVID-19 calls for economic transformation in Africa: former Ghanaian president
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
ACCRA, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Former Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama on Saturday said the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic is a wake-up call for Africa's economic transformation.
In a write-up to commemorate the African Union Day, he said, "COVID-19 has exposed the structural weaknesses of our economic paradigm as exporters of primary goods and importers of finished products."
"But with innovative leadership and a belief in especially our enterprising and dynamic young people, we can, and we sho ...