The 55-nation African Union condemned the remarks on Friday.
In 2009 Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, chose Ghana's capital Accra to set out his foreign policy goals for Africa in a speech in which he said he saw Africa "as a fundamental part of our interconnected world".
While the White House did not deny the controversial remarks, Trump tweeted on Friday that he never said "anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".
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"We do not recall the president saying these comments specifically but what he did call out was the imbalance in our current immigration system, which does not protect American workers and our national interest", they said in a statement.
However, the backlash only continued. Some African governments found themselves in an awkward position as top recipients of USA aid but Botswana's government called Trump's comment "reprehensible and racist". "So, it's not just President Trump who doesn't understand that", added Young.
"President Trump's racist and incendiary comments about Haiti and Africa are an affront to the very values of our nation and of the American dream", he said. "And he said them repeatedly".
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Meanwhile, the President has been given a clean bill of health after a recent exam, according to Reuters. "It's frightening to have someone in the White House with this kind of ignorance and lack of compassion".
I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday.
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