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La "Condoleezza Rice" Sénégalaise de France

Rama Yade, née Mame Ramatoulaye Yade est une femme politique française. Membre de l'UMP, elle  était secrétaire d'État chargée des Affaires étrangères et des Droits de l'homme de 2007 à 2009, puis secrétaire d'État chargée des Sports jusqu'en 2010. Depuis 2011, elle est vice-présidente du Parti radical.

Rama Yade

Elle est issue d'un milieu aisé et proche du monde politique sénégalais : sa mère est professeur de lettres et son père, professeur d’histoire et diplomate, fut le bras droit et secrétaire particulier du président Léopold Sédar Senghor.

La famille quitte le Sénégal pour la France en 1987, elle a alors 11 ans. D'origine léboue et de confession musulmane, elle est éduquée dans un collège catholique, l'Institution Jeanne-d'Arc de Colombes, dans les Hauts-de-Seine. Pour visionner un portrait video de Rama Yade, bien vouloir cliquer ici.

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