Tag: Liberian

Image description: A portrait-style photo of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf sitting with her chin in her right hand.

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Nobel Peace Prize winner and Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was the first female head of state of any African country.
Image description: A black-and-white photo of Angie Brooks sitting at the United Nations general assembly.

Angie Brooks

Angie Brooks is best known as the first African woman to serve as president of the United Nations General Assembly.