14 December 2010

POLAND: Godson Becomes 1st Black MP.

   John Abraham Godson, born and raised in Nigeria, has been sworn in as the first black member of Poland's parliament.
   Godson arrived in Poland 17 years ago, opened an English-language school and served as a pastor in a Protestant church. He was a Lodz councilman before replacing a parliamentary seat vacated by a party colleague after an election.
   He is married to a Polish woman and they have four children.