Liberia : 'Vote for Woman': How Africa Got Its First Female President

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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,


    'Vote for Woman': How Africa Got Its First Female President
    More than a decade ago, Liberia made history. A new biography of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recounts how


    In the fall of 2005, for the first time after a brutal, 14-year civil war that had ended two years before, Liberia held national elections. The November 8 runoff offered voters two choices: George Weah, a famous footballer with little education or government experience, and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, a Harvard-educated international finance expert ...


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    'Vote for Woman': How Africa Got Its First Female President

    More than a decade ago, Liberia made history. A new biography of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf recounts how.
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    Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, a Harvard-educated international finance expert Vincent Kessler / Reuters



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    MAR 8, 2017
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    You are very welcome Sister Destee.

    Liberia has always held a special place in my heart, knowing that our first freed slave ancestors journeyed back to Africa and created it.

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