ImeIme Umana set record; becomes Harvard Law Review’s first Black woman president in 130 years

ImeIme Umana set record; becomes Harvard Law Review’s first Black woman president in 130 years

- ImeIme Umana has become the first Black woman to assume the office of president of the Havard Law Review

- Former USA president Barack Obama is on record as the first Black man to be appointed to the office of president

- He was appointed 27 years ago but before him, a woman named Susan Estrich, became the first female president of the Harvard Law Review

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ImeIme Umana has been recognized as the first Black woman president of Harvard Law Review in the last 130 years, YEN.com.gh has learned.

Information available shows that 27 years ago, former United States of America’s president, Barack Obama, became the first Black man to assume the office.

The first woman, Susan Estrich, became president of the Harvard Law Review 41 years ago.

ImeIme Umana set record; becomes Harvard Law Review’s first Black woman president in 130 years

ImeIme Umana Source: nytimes.com
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From that time onwards, presidents that followed were female, Hispanic, Asian-American, openly gay and Black.

Per a report by www.nytimes.com, 24-year-old Imelme, is the third-oldest of four daughters of Nigerian immigrants.

She was elected on by the review’s 92 student editors as the president of journal’s 131st volume.

In other news, information available shows that three policemen; a seargent and two corporals have helped renovate their police station.

The officers, stationed at Assin Awisem in the Assin Central Constituency, contributed money and labour to give the structure a facelift.

It has been established that prior to their act, the station was in a deplorable state and they, therefore, decided to take the initiative.

The police officers reportedly contributed 70 percent of the funds used for the renovation and residents in the area assisted with the balance.

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