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1st Black Elected Official in Russia

Posted in Awareness, Europe, NEWS with tags , on July 27, 2010 by Mijiza Zeyzey

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.