Meet Senator Marie-Françoise Mégie, she was appointed to the Senate on November 25, 2016 by the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau. She represents the province of Quebec and the senatorial division of Rougemont.
Meet Frantz Liautaud, Ambassador of Haiti to Canada at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Meet Mireile Apollon. She’s a municipal councilor, deputy mayor; vice-president of the municipal council; president of the arts, culture, literature and heritage commission; and vice-president of the Outaouais regional conference of elected officials.
Rawlson King is the first black Canadian Ottawa City Councillor, elected on April 15, 2019.
Joseph Alphonse Andre, Barrister & Solicitor, practicing in numerous areas such as Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Matrimonial Law, Immigration Law, Real Estate Law to name a few
Ewart Walters is a journalist, author and former diplomat. Former Publisher and Editor of the discontinued Black newspaper “The Spectrum”, he is also a recipient of numerous awards such as the Order of Ottawa
THE GRIOT IN ME
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