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DIASPORA—Kenyan-born lawyer, Lucy Gichuhi, has become Australia’s first black African senator. Gichuhi took her seat as South Australian senator on Tuesday. “I am honoured and humbled to be sworn in today as the first-ever person of black African descent in the Australian Parliament,” said the politician of her appointment.

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