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Monday, August 17, 2009

Ivory Coast: Jesse Jackson escapes death


American civil rights activist and Baptist minister, Jesse Jackson, yesterday escaped a near-fatal incident when a podium collapsed while he gave speech before a thousand youth in Abidjan, Ivory Coast's major city. - After a highly successful four-day sojourn, which culminated in the conferment of a dignified chieftaincy title, Jackson was holding his last engagement meeting at a stadium in Yopougon, south of the city, when the wooden platform from which he spoke, caved in and swallowed the reverend, his wife and other dignitaries who were also atop. Panic immediately swept across the little stadium with rescuers swooping forward to save the Americans and police officers confiscating came…

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