Barely a forthnight after CNN's Christiane Amanpour made a nonsense of Nigeria's President's claim on Power improvement in Nigeria, she is on the news again this time for labeling the would-be Pope who is likely to emerge from Africa as "Black Pope". In her Facebook message a few hours ago, Amanpour's assertion of the concept of a "Black Pope"has triggered widespread condemnation from her Facebook fans.
In registering displeasure, one of her Dutch fan responded swiftly " Dear Christiane Amanpour, I am a big admirer of yours but I do find it strange that you would have used the word "black" describing this cardinal. It sounds discriminatory! If the cardinal would have come from China or Japan or India or been a native American would you have described him in colour?? Respectfully yours...."