Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson Gets Support for Her #BringBackOurGirls Movement From Young African Leaders Visiting South Florida — The Congresswoman was joined at the press conference by young African leaders visiting South Florida. They are Mandela Fellows being hosted by FIU as part of President’s Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). There is a sizeable Nigerian community in South Florida really watching this and supporting Congresswoman Wilson’s efforts. This is also timely given the fact that terrorism has reached U.S. borders and equally important#blacklivesmatter. Congresswoman is pictured with the Mandela Fellows; Word of Life Bible Church Pastor, Prophet Ige Kelly Osaibvovo and Dr. Yinka Tella, President of the Nigerian American Foundation (NAF) and Coordinator of CONSFLO.
Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson and members of the local Nigerian community celebrate the release of dozens of Chibok schoolgirls
Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (FL-24) joined members of the local Nigerian community in celebration of the recent release of 82 Chibok girls from their Boko Haram captors. […]
Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson recently held a town hall meeting to discuss the impact of the Nov, 1, 2013 cuts to the Supplement Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) will have on South Floridians who depend on the program to feed their families […]