Media Appearances

devex

June 2020

Covid-19 and the Emerging World Order: What Does It Mean for Africa?filler text filler text filler text filler text
devex

June 2020

Taking Stock of the Trump Administration’s Africa Policyfiller text filler text filler text filler text
TXF News

April 2020

Africa: Going Cold Turkey from Chinese Infra Finance Addiction?filler text filler text filler text filler text
Harris appears on TV47 Kenya

February 2020

Harris appears on TV47 (Kenya) to discuss U.S.-Kenya tradefiller text filler text filler text filler text
Foreign Policy

October 2019

Putin Lost His African Great Game Before He Startedfiller text filler text filler text filler text

Sacramento Business Journal

October 2019

Sacramento Conference Promotes California-Africa Tradefiller text filler text filler text filler text

Concordia

October 2019

Harris quoted in Concordia’s 2019 Annual Summit Reportfiller text filler text filler text filler text

Harris video clip on Doing Business

September 2019

Harris video clip on Doing Business in Africa gets over 23,000 viewsfiller text filler text filler text filler text
CSIS

September 2019

The Art of Summitry, Center for Strategic and International Studiesfiller text filler text filler text filler text
BBC

May 2019

Harris Interviewed on BBC World Service radio to discuss Eritreafiller text filler text filler text filler text
axios

May 2019

Free Trade Comes to Africafiller text filler text filler text filler textfiller text filler text filler text filler text
rfi

April 2019

Chute d’Omar el-Béchir: les États-Unis embarrassés, RFI (France)filler text filler text filler text filler text
MinnPost

March 2019

The U.S. Could End Up Paying Dearly for Trump’s Disregard for Africafiller text filler text filler text filler text
Trumps Africa Strategy Promises

March 2019

Beeld

January 2019

Wie gaan Afrika kry?, Beeld (South Africa)filler text filler text filler text filler text
CNBC

January 2019

Harris appears on CNBC Africa television to discuss trade and investment issues related to Africa
Financial Times

December 2018

Bolton Accuses China and Russia of ‘Predatory Practices’ in Africafiller text filler text filler text filler text
New York Times

December 2018

associated press

December 2018

New York Times

November 2018

One African Nation Put the Brakes on Chinese Debt. But Not for Longfiller text filler text filler text filler text
voa

November 2018

African UN Security Council Members Push for AU-Led Peacekeepersfiller text filler text filler text filler text
npr

October 2018

A New Chinese-Funded Railway In Kenya Sparks Debt-Trap Fearsfiller text filler text filler text filler text
elmercurio

September 2018

China Destina US$ 60.000 Millones a Àfrica y Fortalece Su Influencia en el Continente, El Mercurio (Chile)
Financial Times

September 2018

China’s Reputation as Development Financier on the Linefiller text filler text filler text filler text
The Guardian

September 2018

China Defends Plans to Spend $60bn in Africa Over Three Yearsfiller text filler text filler text filler text filler text filler text
Daily Nation

September 2018

China Economic Review

September 2018

China Deepens Africa Ties With $60 Billion Pledgefiller text filler text filler text filler text
Financial Times

September 2018

China Pledges $60bn for Africa as Xi Rejects ‘Debt Trap’ Claimsfiller text filler text filler text filler text
Financial Times

August 2018

Africa Looks for Something New Out of Donald Trump, Financial Timesfiller text filler text filler text filler text
DW

August 2018

Kenyatta and Trump: In Search of a Reputation Boost, DW (Germany))filler text filler text filler text filler text
CNBC Africa

July 2018

Harris appears on CNBC Africa television to discuss investment trends in Africafiller text filler text filler text filler text
CNBC Africa

July 2018

Harris appears on CNBC Africa television to discuss trade and investment issues related to Africa
BBC

May 2018

How the US and Rwanda Have Fallen Out Over Second-Hand Clothesfiller text filler text filler text filler text
The Independent

March 2018

‘Fishy’ Boko Haram Deal Raises Fears of Vicious Circle in Nigeria)filler text filler text filler text filler text
The Telegraph

March 2018

‘Ransom’ in Nigeria Raises Fears of Vicious Circlefiller text filler text filler text filler text
BBC World Service radio Newsday Program

February 2018

Harris Interviewed on BBC World Service radio “Newsday” Programfiller text filler text filler text filler text
Tiroler Tageszeitung

February 2018

Der Schleichende Anstieg der US-Luftangriffe in Somaliafiller text filler text filler text filler text
Lindro

February 2018

Africa-Nord Corea, il Rapporto Che Finanzia il Nuclearefiller text filler text filler text filler text
voa

February 2018

Interview with Grant Harris on North Korea-Africa Tiesfiller text filler text filler text filler text
Financial Times

January 2018

US Steps Up Pressure on African Countries to Cut North Korea Tiesfiller text filler text filler text filler text
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

January 2018

Times of Israel

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Africa Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
n-tv

January 2018

Kampf Gegen Terror Ausgeweitet: USA Steigern Luftangriffe in Somaliafiller text filler text filler text filler text
associated press

January 2018

Crisis Diplomática Tras Supuestos Comentarios de Trumpfiller text filler text filler text filler text
associated press

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
Washington Post

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
WPXI

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
US News World Report

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
Chicago Tribune

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
New York Daily News

January 2018

Diplomats Scramble to Contain Outrage Over Trump’s Remarksfiller text filler text filler text filler text
2017 and older
Two Bags of Cash for Boko Haram: Freedom for the World’s Most Famous Hostages Came at a Heavy Price, Wall Street Journal, December 2017

Interview with Grant Harris on North Korea-Africa Ties, Voice of America, December 2017 [The interview was translated from English into Korean and read repeatedly throughout a full day of VOA radio broadcasting into North Korea]

Burkina Faso Pledges to End North Korea Trade, Voice of America, December 2017 [The story was also read aloud on VOA radio broadcasting into various parts of Africa and other regions of the world]

Web Summit: Conselheiro de Obama Alerta Para Perigo de Desemprego em África, Sapo24 (Portugal), November 2017

Sadly, Trump’s Dangerous Ignorance Will Doom Us All, Sunday Independent (South Africa), October 2017

For Dignity and Development, East Africa Curbs Used Clothes Imports, The New York Times, October 2017

Afrika Uz Nehce &138;aty Mrtvych Bilych Lidi, Respekt (Czech Republic), October 2017

Why Was the Landmark Africa-Israel Summit Shelved?, Jerusalem Post (Israel), September 2017

Trump at UN: Gods Are Getting Crazier, The Herald (Zimbabwe), September 2017

Africa: Third Trump Try to Fill Senior Africa Policy Post, allAfrica.com, July 2017

Trump’s ‘America First’ Vow Sparks Fears for Africa Initiatives Financial Times (UK), May 2017

This is Why Africa Matters to the United States, allAfrica.com, May 2017

Harris is Guest on Sunday Talk Show “Africa Today TV”, April 2017 [click on the “previous episodes” tab and then on “Episode 6: Africa, America, and Moral Authority”]

Capitol Hill Reception to Launch U.S. Roadshow Tour, Announce Partnership On Africa Investment Forum, allAfrica.com, April 2017 [Harris Africa Partners LLC is an organizational partner in support of the Africa Investment Rising Roadshow Tour]

Africa: CIA Blocks Trump’s Africa Policy Pick – What Now?, allAfrica.com, February 2017

President Obama Has Nominated 123 People to Fill Administration Positions this Year, Washington Post, January 2017

Harris Interviewed on BBC World Service radio “Newsday” Program, January 2017. [Newsday is the world’s most listened to breakfast show]

AFC Appoints Former US Presidential Advisor, Private Equity Africa, July 2016

President Obama and His Development Legacy, Devex, July 2016 (featuring photo of President Barack Obama and Grant Harris aboard Air Force One)

UC Davis to Be Living Lab for Young African Leaders Tackling Energy Issues, UC Davis, June 2016

Global Issues: Selections from Congressional Quarterly Researcher, CQ Press, May 2016

Lincoln High to Honor Seven Alums, The Record, March 2016

Financial Times Investment Summit, Business Day Ghana (Ghana), October 2015

Don’t Coddle Congo’s Kleptocrat, U.S. News & World Report, July 2015

U.S. Pushes for Global Eye on South Sudan Conflict, The New York Times, July 2015

Obama Pledges to Ramp Up Support for Nigeria’s Boko Haram Fight, Bloomberg, July 2015

In first U.S. Visit, Nigerian President and Obama to Pledge New Partnership, Christian Science Monitor, July 2015

Nigerian President, Obama to Meet at White House, Fox News, July 2015

Nigeria’s New President, Hoping to Host Obama, Visits White House Instead, The New York Times, July 2015

Obama Praises Nigerian Leader for Pursuing Safety, Security, PBS Newshour, July 2015

Obama Welcomes Buhari and Commends Nigeria’s ‘Commitment to Democracy,’ The Washington Post, July 2015

Boko Haram tops agenda for Nigerian leader meet with Obama, USA Today, July 2015

U.S. Pledges to Help Nigeria Tackle Boko Haram Terrorists, Financial Times (UK), July 2015

Obama Meets New Nigerian President with Praise for Anti-Extremist Agenda, The Guardian (UK), July 2015

Boko Haram: America and Nigeria, al-Ittihad (UAE), July 2015

Barack Obama Tour: Market Country as Gateway to Africa, Kenya Urged, The Daily Nation (Kenya), June 2015

Abuja Set for Buhari’s Inauguration, The News (Nigeria), June 2015

Obama, Last Election Behind Him, Plans First Visit as President to Kenya, The New York Times, March 2015

The United States Faces Tough Choices in South Sudan, Albawabh (Egypt), January 2015

Africa Reporting Tour: Lessons of a Historic Summit, Journal du Mali (Mali), August 2014

The Ravalomanana-Wong Meeting – Reciprocal Interests Evoked, L’Express (Madagascar), August 2014

US-Africa: Highlights of a Summit with Grant Harris of the NSC, Journal du Tchad (Chad), August 2014

Cameroon: Presidential Couple at U.S – Africa Summit, Cameroon Tribune (Cameroon), August 2014

Summit Aims to Strengthen U.S.-Africa Ties, South African Broadcasting Corporation (South Africa), August 2014

An African Bargaining Chip, People’s Daily (China), June 2014

Washington to Expel the LRA, Makkah (Saudi Arabia), April 2014

U.S. Sends More Forces to Uganda for Kony Hunt, The Times (South Africa), March 2014

White House sending Ospreys to hunt Joseph Kony and the LRA, Christian Science Monitor, March 2014

Ouganda: Des Renforts Américains pour Traquer la LRA de Joseph Kony, Jeune Afrique (pan-African), March 2014

U.S. Sends More Forces to Uganda for Kony Hunt, The Daily Nation (Kenya), March 2014

Illegal Wildlife Trade: 50 Nations Gather in London for High-Level Summit, The Guardian (UK), February 2014

U.S. to Crack Down on Ivory Trafficking to Protect Elephants, CBS News, February 2014

U.S. to Crack Down on Sale and Purchase of Ivory to Protect Elephants, Fox News, February 2014

U.S. Launches Crack Down on Africa’s $10bn a Year Ivory Poaching Trade, The Independent (UK), February 2014

U.S. Is Facing Hard Choices in South Sudan, The New York Times, January 2014

Obama Sends High-Level Delegation to African Union Summit, The East African (Kenya), January 2014

Obama’s YALI Project to Benefit More Tanzanian Youths, IPP Media (Tanzania), January 2014

Obama Warns Against Using Military Force to Gain Power in South Sudan, Los Angeles Times, December 2013

Boko Haram: WHO Doctor, 499 Other Suspects for Trial, Vanguard (Nigeria), December 2013

Mankeur Ndiaye at the White House for…, Xibaaru (and similar in Enquete Plus and Kolda News) (Senegal), November 2013

South Sudan’s Army Faces Accusations of Civilian Abuse, The New York Times, September 2013

On the Hunt for Joseph Kony, The Washington Post, September 2013

The Real Reason for Obama’s Visit to Africa, Abidjan.net (Cote d’Ivoire), July 2013

Letter From America: Obama Trip is About Selling U.S. Brand (opinion), Business Day (South Africa), July 2013

Obama Cracks Down on Wildlife Trafficking, Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), July 2013

Obama Declares a New Era of U.S.-Africa Relations, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Canada), July 2013

Obama to Launch Major Initiative to Curb Wildlife Trafficking, The Guardian (UK), July 2013

Video Interview on “Africa 54,” Voice of America, July 2013

Obama’s Africa All-Star Team, U.S. News & World Report, July 2013

Obama Announces Trade Africa Initiative, NPR, July 2013

Obama to Launch Major Wildlife Trafficking Initiative in Africa, The Washington Post, July 2013

Obama Announces Initiative to Combat Wildlife Trafficking, The Washington Post, July 2013

Obama Moves to Fight Wildlife Trafficking in Africa. But the Real Work Is in Asia, Time, July 2013

In Tanzania, Obama Calls for a Partnership With Africa to Aid Its Economy, The New York Times, July 2013

White House Lays Out Busy Africa Itinerary for the Obamas, The Washington Post, July 2013

Africa’s Ardor for Obama Is Muted, Wall Street Journal, June 2013

Obama Heads to Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania During Week-Long Trip, U.S. News & World Report, June 2013

Africa: Obama Committed to Increase Trade and Investment in Africa, Tanzania Daily News (Tanzania), June 2013

Obama Keen to See Madiba, Independent Online (South Africa), June 2013

Washington Looks to Strengthen Trade with ECOWAS, iNews Arabia (Saudia Arabia), March 2013

End of Hillary Clinton’s Visit to Togo, Republique Togolaise (Togo), January 2012