Afro History Today in Afro History ! The Largest ever mass immunization of yellow fever begins in West Africa in 2009 ! written by Marc Alexander November 23, 2019 English: Second graders in a primary school after it was rebuilt after being damaged in the Sierra Leone Civil War. In Koidu Sierra Leone (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Map of West Africa, where Energy for Opportunity Works (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Alluvial diamond miners in Kono District, Sierra Leone. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Liberia in au (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Lake Bomi, Tubmanburg, Liberia (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday in Afro History ! Sierra Leone joins the United Nations in 1961.Today in Afro History ! Kwame Nkrumah, the first president of Ghana passes away in 1972. Sierra Leone gains it’s independence in 1961 ! Togo gains it’s independence in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! 200 former slaves leave Savannah Ga. to establish themselves in Liberia Africa in 1895 !Today in Afro History ! Leopold Sedar Senghor becomes the first elected president of Senegal in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! Liberia declares it’s independence in 1847 !Today in Afro History ! George Washington Buckner is named minister to Liberia in 1913 ! Today in Afro History ! The Largest ever mass immunization of yellow fever begins in West Africa in 2009 ! was last modified: November 23rd, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Jamaican sprinter, Asafa Powell ! Actress, Salli Richardson ! Newscaster, Robin Roberts ! Radio Personality, Tom Joyner ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Sprinter, Carmelita Jeter ! Basketball Hall of Famer ! Oscar Robertson ! Pianist/Composer, Scott Joplin ! Singer, Machel Montano ! Producer, Terry Lewis ! You may also like Eye Opener: Severe weather punishes U.S. from... July 24, 2018 Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Reportedly Attacked, Kidnapped, and... July 22, 2018 Newport Beach Police Draw Attention To Cold... July 8, 2018 Toronto's MorMor Shares 'Waiting On The Warmth' June 19, 2018 2/12 CBS2 Thursday Morning Weather Headlines February 12, 2015 Reports: Pats' Amendola won't play vs. Broncos November 28, 2015 Work on Malkangiri airstrip set to take... July 5, 2018 For most U.S. workers, raises remain elusive July 17, 2018 Hot Summer Nights lineup unveiled April 6, 2018 90s Flashback Tour brings old-school hip-hop to... March 29, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.