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March 21, 1998 | ANN M. SIMMONS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
This small state perched on Africa's Atlantic coast has set its sights on being the gateway to social and economic development in West Africa for the next century. For 15 years, the government of President Jerry J. Rawlings has kept to a strict regimen to rebuild Ghana's economy. Pro-business laws and programs have encouraged Western donors to pour millions into this mineral-rich nation.
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March 24, 1998 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Clinton launched his tour here Monday with an exhortation for the United States, telling a huge, exuberant--sometimes too eager--audience here, "It is time for Americans to put a new Africa on our map." Clinton said he hopes his six-nation, 12-day visit, the longest by any sitting president to this continent, will send Americans a new message about Africa: It is about more than famines and tribal warfare. It is richer and more diverse.
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March 24, 1998 | ELIZABETH SHOGREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
President Clinton launched his tour here Monday with an exhortation for the United States, telling a huge, exuberant--sometimes too eager--audience here, "It is time for Americans to put a new Africa on our map." Clinton said he hopes his six-nation, 12-day visit, the longest by any sitting president to this continent, will send Americans a new message about Africa: It is about more than famines and tribal warfare. It is richer and more diverse.
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March 21, 1998 | ANN M. SIMMONS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
This small state perched on Africa's Atlantic coast has set its sights on being the gateway to social and economic development in West Africa for the next century. For 15 years, the government of President Jerry J. Rawlings has kept to a strict regimen to rebuild Ghana's economy. Pro-business laws and programs have encouraged Western donors to pour millions into this mineral-rich nation.
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