14 December 2010

POLAND: Godson Becomes 1st Black MP.

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   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.