Women You Should Know: Former President of the UN General Assembly – Angie Elisabeth Brooks
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Women You Should Know: Former President of the UN General Assembly – Angie Elisabeth Brooks

Angie Elizabeth Brooks-Randolph, a Liberian diplomat who was the first African woman to be president of the United Nations General Assembly. Brooks attended university in the United States where she studied law and earned doctorates of law studies from Shaw University and Howard University in Washington, D.C. She returned to her home co and served … Continue reading

Nigeria bans FGM (FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION), will this trend continue in other parts of Africa?
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Nigeria bans FGM (FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION), will this trend continue in other parts of Africa?

Without having to reach out for a dictionary to check the meaning, the word itself ‘mutilation’ says it all. It has connotations of destroying/terminating. Then for the word to be associated with the genital area, it inevitably sends massive shivers down the spine and makes one cringe at the thought of it. The horrific reality … Continue reading