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Ernest Harsch

Ernest Harsch

    Africa braces for global shockwaves
    Africa braces for global shockwaves
    When several United States investment houses collapsed last September, unleashing a chain of crashes in major markets around the world, brokers at...
    Aid to Africa in jeopardy?
    Aid to Africa in jeopardy?
    In late September, just as the Wall Street crash began spreading worldwide, African leaders used a high-level meeting of the United Nations General...
    Food prices: The people say 'enough!'
    Food prices: The people say 'enough!'
    Cheikh Diouf, from the rural community of Diakhao, walked out of a courtroom in Dakar, Senegal, in mid-April a free man.
    Reforming the DRC's security forces
    Reforming the DRC's security forces
    A pickup truck marked "Delta Protection" zooms around a corner on a main avenue in the heart of the Congolese capital, with two uniformed men in...
    Sky is the limit in China-Africa ties
    Sky is the limit in China-Africa ties
    Like other African leaders, Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi returned home from a three-day summit in Beijing with enthusiastic praise for his...