1st Black Elected Official in Russia

Jean Gregoire Sagbo is the 1st black elected official in Russia. Forty-eight year old Sagbo was born in Benin, West Africa and now calls Novozavidovo, Russia, home. Sagbo was elected one of 10 councilors in Novozavidovo. Novozavidovo is located 65 miles north of Moscow.

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