Read this article (all of it) and tell me you don't think you could make money in Africa. There are so many opportunities there it seems like it would literally be impossible for it to fail. Africa should be the Dubai Continent. Everywhere you look, the land is so rich in resources and natural gifts that you'd expect the streets to be paved with gold and electric cars and monorails and shuttles to the moon. It is a nation that cannot blame their situation on their surroundings because they were literally born with a silver spoon in their mouths. Agriculture should generate a thousand times what the population requires for the year in three months.
Read the part where the leftover tailings mound from the abandoned copper mine is estimated to be worth hundreds of millions of dollars alone.
Instead, it's Africa. Neanderthals make everything look easy. Neanderthal genes are so miraculous that all this stuff looks like it takes care of itself even with only a tiny smidgen on average of Neanderthal genes in the European stock. If Europeans are the bad watered down weak brand of 1/18th Neanderthal, imagine what the originals were capable of.