Obama in Africa http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/57490/all en Obama in Africa: the view from Senegal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/senegal/130626/barack-obama-senegal-dakar-sahel-ecowas-al-qaeda-west-africa <p>DAKAR, Senegal &mdash; President Barack Obama lands in Senegal today on his first trip to a country many locals say is a beacon of democracy in the increasingly volatile Sahel region.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/senegal/130626/barack-obama-senegal-dakar-sahel-ecowas-al-qaeda-west-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Need to Know Obama in Africa World Leaders Conflict Zones Diplomacy Global Economy Senegal United States Thu, 27 Jun 2013 15:13:15 +0000 Rachel Stern 5866124 at http://www.globalpost.com Obama in Africa: Locals no longer awed by US leader's star power http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/130626/president-barack-obama-africa-senegal-south-africa-tanzania-nsa-snowden <p>JOHANNESBURG &mdash; Welcome back to Africa, Barack Obama.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/130626/president-barack-obama-africa-senegal-south-africa-tanzania-nsa-snowden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Need to Know Obama in Africa World Leaders Diplomacy Kenya Senegal South Africa Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:38:51 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5867153 at http://www.globalpost.com Obama's scorecard on Africa? Here it is. http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/130702/obama-in-africa-scorecard-senegal-tanzania <p>NAIROBI, Kenya &mdash; President Barack Obama has just completed his first multi-country tour of Africa, visiting three countries in the west, south and east of the continent over six days. How did he do?</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/130702/obama-in-africa-scorecard-senegal-tanzania" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Obama in Africa World Leaders Want to Know Diplomacy Emerging Markets Aid Kenya Senegal South Africa Tue, 02 Jul 2013 10:10:23 +0000 Tristan McConnell 5872853 at http://www.globalpost.com