Royal snub: How Sophie Wessex was the Queen’s first pick for post-Megxit Africa trip

SOPHIE, COUNTESS OF WESSEX is standing in for the Queen on a trip to Sierra Leone just days after a Megxit deal was announced. Here's how Meghan Markle and Harry's withdrawal mean they will no longer be able to represent the Crown in Africa, their favourite continent.

Meghan Markle, 38, and Prince Harry, 35, have both been vocal about their love for Africa in the past. The couple completed their first family royal engagement with baby Archie there last autumn and Prince Harry’s last engagement in London, before returning to Canada was to meet African business leaders at the UK-Africa Investment Summit. While Meghan and Harry will continue to work on projects in Africa their step down as senior royals means they will no longer be able to represent...
source: Express

2020-01-23 14:36
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