What is the future of Africa?

JoAnn Rolle, Ph.d.,
2 min readMar 13, 2021


When I was a young girl,

I dreamed of Africa … and when I was a young woman —

I went…

I lived in Julius Nyerere’s #Tanzania;
He was one of Africa’s boldest visionary #leaders.
I witnessed his #dream of socio-economic justice for all …
Truly a dream deferred…



JoAnn Rolle, Ph.d.,

JoAnn Rolle, Ph.D., Dean of Business at Medgar Evers College, City University of New York (CUNY) is an economist and international keynote speaker.