Africa:Time to Decolonise Africa and Leapfrog Straight to Renewable Energy Sources

March 13, 2018

[Daily Maverick] The bitter legacy of Africa’s colonial history, deeply embedded in divisive, and extractive political systems continues, in part, at the hands of the coal industry. Resistance is characteristic of the story of Africa and can be seen through communities standing up to fossil fuels exploration and would rather embrace clean energy alternatives. Perhaps through bolstering our support at this level, we can build and champion for a deCOALonised of Africa. By LERATO LETEBELE and BRIAN KAMANZI.