I would have wanted this question to be, why is Africa not rich? or alternatively, why was poverty forced on Africa(ns)? However, let us take care of all three here.

我本想問這個問題的,為什么非洲不富裕?或者說,為什么貧窮是強加給非洲的?不過,讓我們來仔細分析這個問題。