On July 10 in New York City, The Root was honored with the opportunity to sit down with Ghana's then-Vice President John Dramani Mahama, who was doing a book tour for his new memoir, My First Coup d'Etat: And Other True Stories From the Lost Decades of Africa
Damon hosts an exclusive screening for his movie Too Honorable. Snoop takes the stage at the Merryjane.com tour. Birdman pushes producer London to make hits for Caskey and Neno. Meanwhile, Jermaine tries every tactic in the book to get his daughter Shaniah to expand her horizons and move to LA.