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Mark Anderson

Mark Anderson

    Bank at heart of Gambian tyranny
    Bank at heart of Gambian tyranny
    Yahya Jammeh once said he would rule the Gambia for “one billion years”. His rule proved somewhat shorter — he lost the presidential...
    South Sudan atrocities exposed
    South Sudan atrocities exposed
    A new report has laid bare the scale of the atrocities committed during South Sudan’s 22-month civil war, detailing cases of rape, torture, mutilation and instances of forced cannibalism....
    Wars must end for poverty and hunger to be eradicated
    Wars must end for poverty and hunger to be eradicated
    Levels of hunger in the developing world have fallen by nearly one third since the turn of the century but an “unacceptably high” number of...
    'Bank must focus on Africa's poor'
    'Bank must focus on Africa's poor'
    The next president of the African Development Bank must improve the livelihoods of the continent's poorest people, address huge energy shortages and...