The Trumpet

The Trumpet Newspaper, established in 1995, is the voice of Africans in the Diaspora - promoting the positive image of Africa and Africans It is the link between Africans and Friends of Africa in the Diaspora on one hand and those on the Continent on the other.

The Trumpet Newspaper, established in 1995, is the voice of Africans in the Diaspora - promoting the positive image of Africa and Africans It is the link between Africans and Friends of Africa in the Diaspora on one hand and those on the Continent on

The Trumpet Newspaper, established in 1995, is the voice of Africans in the Diaspora - promoting the positive image of Africa and Africans It is the link between Africans and Friends of Africa in the Diaspora on one hand and those on the Continent on the other.

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The Nigerian friends (both home and abroad) of the late Norma Riley join her family in mourning her death. more

Passages

London-based Electrical Engineer - Mr Emmanuel Chukwudumebi Osejindu passed away on Wednesday 11th April 2018. The late Emmanuel Osejindu who was born in 1951 and raised in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria; worked as an electrical contractor in both the more

Passages

- Gunfire, arson and childbirth in rural Kenya. - Celebrating Manchester's strong women of heritage. more

Digital Editions

Domestic slavery is a crime which may very well be happening right under your nose in the UK. With this type of exploitation, victims are often tricked in to coming to the country with the incentive of education, a salary to send back home to family more

News

People from all Commonwealth countries who arrived in the United Kingdom (UK) before 1973 and have stayed to build a life in the country, will be eligible for free citizenship, according to Home Secretary - Amber Rudd. more

News

In 2016, Soundway records released Doing it in Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980's Nigeria which sent me to seventh heaven. Rightly, it is the best-selling release in Soundway's impressive catalogue. Now they have released a sister compilation Gumba more

Entertainment

Three years on from the murder of a 20-year-old man in Peckham, his heartbroken family have appealed for help and information to trace his killers. Ola Raji was shot and stabbed on 21 April 2015 after being confronted by two men while cycling onto more

News

Adeyinka Adediji celebrated his 50th birthday in London recently. The celebration included a cruise party on River Thames, and a Thanksgiving & Reception at New Covenant Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church London. more

Events

The symbolic head of the Anglican Communion worldwide and Archbishop of Canterbury - Archbishop Justin Welby has expressed his best wishes to Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari over his declaration to run as President in next year’s elections. more

News

The Central Association of Nigerians in the United Kingdom (CANUK) holds its annual Spring Ball on Saturday 5th May 2018 during which it will put its on-going stance against Modern Day Slavery and Human Trafficking, on the front burner. more

Events

- Escaping child marriage in Sierra Leone. - Tropical Sun hosts African and Caribbean media and promoters. more

Digital Editions

I see too many domestic slavery victims. People who have been sold a lie and been exploited in their role as ‘house help’ by their ‘employers’. What’s so depressing is it’s a crime most people would never believe still happens in the UK. Victims are more

News

Recently, pioneering World Foods brand Tropical Sun hosted the UK’s African and Caribbean media and promoters at the headquarters of Wanis: the UK’s leading distributor of African and Caribbean food and drinks brands, including Tropical Sun. more

Food & Drink

“This time, my parents told me they would disown me if I continued to decline the marriage. I was left with no choice,” she said. “I married him.” more

News

After several years of making a name for herself in the United States of America (USA), Ghanaian-born designer and award-winning, multi-talented, founder and Creative Director of DC’s based couture fashion house: Studio D’Maxsi - Afua Sam, has more

Fashion

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a man who has absconded from hospital. Oluseun Michael Olaifa, 27, was last seen at 15:00hrs on Thursday 29, March whilst attending Barnet General Hospital. more

News

The family of 26-year old Abraham Badru who was murdered in Hackney, east London, have paid tribute to their son and brother, saying they are "beyond heartbroken", and urging the public to help find his killer. more

News

- Campaign to reduce knife crime among young people. - Family of murdered Abraham Badru pays tribute. more

Digital Editions

The United Kingdom's Home Office has launched a new advertising campaign to reduce knife crime among young people. more

News

Public Health England’s statistics show that over a third (38%) of first time strokes happen in middle aged adults (between the ages of 40 – 69). More first time strokes are now occurring at an earlier age compared to a decade ago and black people more

Health