Most Nigerians are leery of American and European assistance in rescuing the 300 or so girls Boko Haram abducted from their school in Chibok, Borno State Nigeria. This is reasonable since Africans still harbor memories of the atrocities the Americans and Europeans inflicted on them. They came to Africa some 500 or so years ago under the guise of helping the continent solve their “unemployment” problem.
They promised our chiefs and kings we would be gainfully employed in their lush cotton fields for a rewarded of 40 acres and a mule. They gave our chiefs, kings and African slave traders fancy trinkets laced with a healthy dose of Christianity. Before the Europeans the Arabs were enslaving Africans through Islam.