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The Case for Regional Integration: Lessons from Y. K. Museveni’s Address to AU

posted onFebruary 14, 2019

BY BESI NDEREYA
In 1460, the Portuguese arrived at the Coast of what is now Sierra Leone and on Christmas day 1498; Vasco da Gama rounded the southern tip of Africa at Natal (Natali). This voyage across the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean by Da Gama as well as the earlier voyage to the Americas by Columbus was a response to economic as well as military pressures forced upon the Europeans by the Ottoman Turks.