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Jewel Howard Taylor: From first lady to vice president of Liberia

By Lucinda Rouse

Liberia will have a new government on 22 January as President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf hands over to George Weah. But this doesn’t put an end to seeing powerful women in Liberian politics.

Correspondent Lucinda Rouse spoke to the vice president-elect Jewel Howard Taylor and attended an appreciation event organised for her in Monrovia’s New Kru Town.

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Healing the traumatised children of Raqqa after three years of IS armed group

Raqqa reaps the fruit of three years under Islamic State armed group