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 ! Leopold Sedar Senghor becomes the first elected president of Senegal in 1960 !Today in Afro History ! 200 former slaves leave Savannah Ga. to establish themselves in Liberia Africa in 1895 !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 Today in Afro History ! Author, Richard... November 28, 2019 Hitman: David Foster and Friends concert breathes... March 25, 2018 Chance the Rapper to Release New Album... July 17, 2018 Exercise your right to vote in your... June 19, 2015 Targeted Curry calls for more discipline on... May 17, 2018 CBS Independent Directors Respond To Report Of... July 27, 2018 2 Killed At House Fire In Leimert... July 22, 2018 Top trending Banky W songs July 10, 2018 7/13 CBS2 Friday Afternoon Weather Headlines July 13, 2018 Neighbors call police on 12-year-old who mowed... June 30, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.