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ANGELIQUE KIDJO AN AFRICAN ARTIST AND UNICEF GOODWILL AMBASSADOR

WRITTEN BY KALAHAN DENG

Many of us do not know who is Angelique Kidjo, she is an African artist and Gram-my Award-Winning Musician. Universally, she is regarded as one of the most influential African artist. In 2002, she was appointed as the UNICEF GOODWILL AMBASSADOR and in five years later she founded BATONGA FOUNDATION , a non-profit organization that aims provides secondary and high education for girls in Africa. She has other cases such as human rights and women rights and she worked in several communities in Africa.

The Guardian News paper regarded her as the top 100 most inspiring women in the world.