Will the Lebanese take over Liberia? Many Liberians think so
Only persons of African descent may acquire Liberian citizenship, but President George Weah wants that to change. The problem: many Liberians fear that the Lebanese community will take over if it does.
In Andy Weir’s latest book Artemis, the eponymous moon city is run by the fictitious Kenya Space Corporation. Given the level of interest about space in Africa, Weir’s artistic licence may be more than just sci-fi conjecture.