John Abraham Godson
Hon. John Abraham Godson is the first black member of the Polish Parliament in Polish history 2010-2015). Originally from Nigeria, he is a graduate of Agriculture (B.Sc. Hons) from Abia State University, Uturu (1992). He also holds 4 Masters degrees in: Human Resource management (M.Sc.), International relations and diplomacy (MA), Professional Communication (M.S.) and Managerial Communication (MBA). He also did 2 doctorate studies in political science (University of Warsaw) and Management (University of Lodz).
John Abraham Godson is also a social entrepreneur and has founded several businesses and foundations including Afropoland projects Ltd, The African Institute and John Godson Foundation amongst others. His scholarship foundations have given out 120 scholarships in Poland and Africa. He has vast international experience. He has been to more than 45 countries in 5 continents. He has been named by the New African magazine to be amongst 100 most influential Africans for the year 2015. He has been honored with the gold medal award by the Crans Montana Forum and also the Future Leaders award. On the 14th of November 2016, he was awarded the Polish National Merit Award- BENE MERITO by the Polish Government for his activities in promoting Polish-Africa relations.
He is married and has 4 children.