“I don’t even know what to say, I am so humbled and grateful for CNN … this is for all the girls and women everywhere. Dignity for all.” – Freweini Mebrahtu said when receiving
the 2019 CNN Hero of the Year Award.
is a fantastic way to relax, spend quality time with family and friends, attend to my blog and school. In consequence, my plans for Christmas were very simple; stay indoors, watch movies and CNN all day.
During the broadcast celebrating their achievements, the honorees are introduced by celebrities who actively support their charity work.
arrested and accused of murder. At 20, he was sentenced to 60 years behind bars. He was an innocent man. Wrongfully convicted for a crime he did not commit, Miles spent 15 years in a Texas prison. He was 34 when he was released in 2009. Hear Him; “I was overwhelmed. I was 34 years old in age, but I was 19 from society standpoints. I had not dealt with the world, and I was literally scared,” he said. “I didn’t know about taxes and employment. The world was totally different.”
Oluwole Olusanya is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of one of the fastest-growing lifestyle and entertainment website in the country. He is a banker, writer, blogger, public affairs analyst and a tax consultant. He anchors Trending Topics on SHEFFA where he shares his thoughts and opinions on trending issues.
He is currently studying for a Master’s Degree in Business Administration at the University of South Wales, Wales, United Kingdom. He has diplomas in Banking and Finance, Investigative Journalism, Creative Writing, and Linguistics from Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo, Lagos, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland and The Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom.