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Ms. Amina J. Mohammed is the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and Chair of the United Nations Sustainable Development Group.

Prior to her appointment, Ms. Mohammed served as Minister of Environment of the Federal Republic of Nigeria where she steered the country’s efforts on climate action and efforts to protect the natural environment.

Ms. Mohammed first joined the United Nations in 2012 as Special Adviser to former Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon with the responsibility for post-2015 development planning. She led the process that resulted in global agreement around the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the creation of the Sustainable Development Goals.  

Ms. Mohammed began her career working on the design of schools and clinics in Nigeria. She served as an advocate focused on increasing access to education and other social services, before moving into the public sector, where she rose to the position of adviser to three successive Presidents on poverty, public sector reform, and sustainable development.

Ms. Mohammed has been conferred several honorary doctorates and has served as an adjunct professor, lecturing on international development. The recipient of various global awards, Ms Mohammed has served on numerous international advisory boards and panels. She is the mother of six children and has two grandchildren.

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Kevin Taylor Biography. He is an American soccer player who most recently played for AFC Ann Arbor in the National Premier Soccer League.

Taylor grew up in Miami, Florida, where he was a 1997 and 1998 All-State and 2000 second-team All-American soccer player at Gulliver Preparatory School. He played college soccer at the University of Michigan from 2000 to 2003., and spent the 2003 collegiate off-season with the Michigan Bucks of the USL Premier Development League.

Kevin Taylor Biography

Taylor was drafted in the third round (25th fifth overall) of the 2004 MLS SuperDraft by the Colorado Rapids, but he was not offered a contract by the team, and he returned to play for Bucks for the 2004 and 2005 PDL seasons. In 2005, he was named the PDL Defender of the Year.

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Following the Bucks’ elimination from the 2005 PDL playoffs, Taylor signed with the Rochester Rhinos of the USL First Division. He played one game with the Rhinos in 2004 and then three games in 2005. On March 30, 2007, he signed a one-year contract with an option for a second year with the Minnesota Thunder of the USL First Division.

Kevin Taylor Biography

After being released by the Thunder in February 2009, Taylor re-signed with the Michigan Bucks.

In 2013, Taylor signed with Detroit City, and scored on a penalty kick in his second game

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Moussa Faki Mahamat Biography

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We bring to you Moussa Faki Mahamat Biography, Secretary General of African Union.H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat, born on 21 June 1960, the Chadian Minister of Foreign Affair was elected as the new African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson. H.E. Mahamat speaks French, Arabic and English fluently and had occupied very senior positions with a thirty-year (30) experience. This lawyer was a Minister several times; he served as the director of Civil Cabinet of the President of the Republic, Prime Minister, Head of Government, and President of a Grand Institution of the Republic, namely; the Economic, Social and Cultural Council, where he had to carry out and manage major issues.

Moussa Faki Mahamat Biography

Moussa Faki Mahamat Biography

H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat chaired the Security Council for the month of December 2015 and general debate on December 19, 2015 on the theme “threats international peace and security; cross-border terrorism and crime”. Furthermore, he also chaired the Peace and Security Council of the AU in September 2013 and steered the Nairobi Extraordinary Summit on the fight against Terrorism. African’s peace and security issues has been at the heart of Mr. Mahamat’s activities and many other missions geared towards the wellbeing of Africa.

The Chairperson of the Commission is the Chief Executive Officer, legal representative of the AU and the AU Chairperson’s Chief Accounting Officer. He is directly responsible to Executive Council for the discharge of his duties.

Moussa Faki Biography

Faki was born in the town of Biltine in eastern Chad. He attended university in Brazzaville in the Republic of the Congo, where he studied law. He went into exile when Hissein Habré took power on June 7, 1982 and joined the Democratic Revolutionary Council headed by Acheikh Ibn Oumar; however, he did not return to Chad when Acheikh joined with Habré in 1988. He eventually returned on 7 June 1991, after Déby took power. He was director-general of two ministries before serving as the Director-General of the National Sugar Company (SONASUT)between 1996 and 1999

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Subsequently, he served as Director of the Cabinet of President Déby from March 1999 to July 2002, and he was Déby’s campaign director for the May 2001 presidential election.

 Faki was then appointed as Minister of Public Works and Transport in the government of Prime Minister Haroun Kabadi, which was named on June 12, 2002.

After a year in that post, he was appointed as Prime Minister by Déby on June 24, 2003, replacing Kabadi. The appointment of Faki was unusual because, with Faki being a northerner, it meant that both the President and Prime Minister would be from the north; typically the post of Prime Minister was given to a southerner in order to balance the fact that the Presidency was held by Déby, a northerner.

Faki resigned in early February 2005 amidst a civil service strike and a rumored quarrel with Déby

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Joyce Bawah Mogtari

Joyce Bawah Mogtari is a seasoned Ghanaian politician and a lawyer. She is currently the special aide to the Former President and the Flag bearer of the National Democratic Party John Mahama. She is affiliated to the National Democratic Congress party.

Joyce is one of the brilliant female politicians in the country. She has served in several capacities since graduating from law school in 1997. Mrs. Mogtari was the deputy Transport Minister under John Mahama Administration.

Joyce Bawah Mogtari Biography

Joyce Bawa hails from the Savanna region of Ghana. She is a family sister to Otiko Afisa Djaba, the former Gender minister under Akuffo Addo Administration.

Joyce Bawah Mogtari
Joyce Bawah Mogtari

Joyce Bawa is married to Hudu Mogtari, The former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA). The couple is blessed with one child.

Education And Career

Hon. Joyce Mogtari earned a degree in Law in 1997 from Holborn College, University of London and was called to the Ghana Bar in 2000.

She holds a Master’s in Maritime Law from the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) International Maritime Law Institute (IMLI) in Malta, where she received an IMO Legal Committee Chairman’s Award for Best Overall Performance in International Transport Law.

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Before joining the Ministry in 2013, she was the Head of the Legal Unit of the Ghana Shippers’ Authority. Joyce is a member of the African Women Lawyers Association (AWLA), the Women in International Shipping and Trade Association, (WISTA) and the Ghana State Alumni.

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