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‘Ifeoma-A treasured thing’: Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle acknowledges her Nigerian roots | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Meghan Markle , the Duchess of Sussex, expressed her humility upon discovering her Nigerian heritage through a genealogy test during her visit to Nigeria on Saturday. Alongside Prince Harry, she is in the West African nation to promote mental health initiatives for wounded soldiers and young girls.Acknowledging Nigeria as "my country," Meghan shared her eye-opening experience of learning more about her heritage.She said, "Never in a million years would I understand it as much as I do now. And what has been echoed so much in the past day is, 'Oh, we are not so surprised when we found out you are Nigerian'."At an event on women in leadership co-hosted by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a Nigerian economist and head of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Meghan was told that being Nigerian...