A Nigerian, Jude O. Nkama has made Nigeria and the entire Africa proud.
Nkama, on January 6, 2016, became the first African to be appointed as a judge in the 349 year history of the city and State of New Jersey, USA.
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Hon. Ras Baraka, Mayor of the City of Newark, NJ also appointed Hon. Ugochukwu Nwaokoro as Deputy Mayor; and Evans Anyanwu, Esq. as Chief Prosecutor of the city. See photos from the event below:
Just recently, Obama appointed Nigerian-born Adewale “Wally” Adeyemo as deputy national security adviser for international economic affairs.