Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings - Straight Talk Africa

October 09, 2019 02:30 PM
Straight Talk Africa
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In this episode of Straight Talk Africa, host Shaka Ssali has an in-depth discussion with the former First Lady of Ghana, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings.  Agyeman-Rawlings is the wife of the founder of the National Democratic Congress and one of Ghana's longest serving leaders, Jerry John Rawlings.  In her recent memoir It Takes a Woman she traces her early life and her rise to prominence as the first lady.   Agyeman-Rawlings is a staunch suporter of women's rights and founded the 31st December Women's Movement, an organization with a mission to empower women, and address gender inequality, not only in Ghana but across Africa.