Senegal-born chemist hopes to become country's first black lawmaker as immigrants seek role

  • by: FRANK JORDANS , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 31, 2013 - 4:45 AM

HALLE, Germany — Karamba Diaby makes his way through the historic heart of Halle with the speed of a seasoned politician: slowly. More than two decades of involvement in local politics means the 51-year-old immigrant can't go more than a few steps without being stopped for a chat.

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