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NGO's and celebrities risk getting booted out of Africa

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Madonna goes to Africa, posts a few pics on Instagram and gets called out. At the same time,  Kenyan politicos are accusing foreign NGOs of unlawfully funneling highly paid aid workers into their countries. Meanwhile novelist Teju Cole says Africa is victim to what he calls the 'White Savior complex'. What's up in Africa?

As a former British colony and one of the largest hubs in Africa for international charities and NGOs, manifestations of the so-called “White Savior complex” strike a particular…