Meet The Yoruba Slave Who Became A Goddaughter To The Queen Of England

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Lady Sara Forbes Bonetta (1843-1880) was a Yoruba woman, Egbado Omoba who was orphaned in intertribal warfare, sold into slavery, and in a remarkable twist of events, was liberated from enslavement, and became a goddaughter to Queen of England, Queen Victoria.

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source: Information Nigeria


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