2 African (Liberian) women and 1 Yemen woman win the 2011 NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

Published 7 years ago by: Gullah Geeche
at 01:16 PM, 7/10/2011 (7 years ago)

(421 | Upcoming) (f)

CBS News has just reported that Africa's first democratically elected female president, a Liberian peace activist and a woman who stood up to Yemen's authoritarian regime won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for their work to secure women's rights, which the prize committee described as fundamental to advancing world peace.

The 10 million kronor ($1.5 million) award was split three ways between Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, peace activist Leyma Gbowee from the same African country and democracy activist Tawakkul Karman of Yemen — the first Arab woman to win the prize.

Photo: CBS News
You go girls! God Bless you and all that you do to make the world a more peaceful place for us all!

Problem with this article? Please contact us

chicco77 at 11:49 AM, 17/09/2012 (7 years ago)
(22406 | Addicted Hero) (f)

 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Solidstonez at 05:02 PM, 17/09/2012 (6 years ago)
(37391 | Addicted Hero) (f)

 Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes



  1. fineboy77 on: Nollywood Plus Size Actress, Ifeoma Okeke Has A Message For People Who Body Shame Her
    I will finish reading her names after eating... 5 mins ago
  2. fineboy77 on: Xenophobia: Ex Aviation Minister, FFK Condemns South African Apology Letter To Buhari
    Nigeria shouldn't make it so easy 4 SA... 10 mins ago
  3. fineboy77 on: "If I Was As An Ashawo I'II Own A Benz By Now" - Actress, Efia Odo Replies Critics
    [quote author=Kormeijama link=topic=399303.msg5571884#msg5571884 date=1568724578]I never knew '... 10 mins ago
  4. fineboy77 on: Nollywood Actress, Funke Akindele And Ex BBNaija Housemate, Tobi Bakre Spotted At The Gym
    age don dey tell 4 Funke bodi sha... 11 mins ago
  5. fineboy77 on: POSTED WITH MOBILE APP
    [quote author=okeyobinwa link=topic=399315.msg5571866#msg5571866 date=1568720003]one is Ebuka, the o... 12 mins ago