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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.

Trumpet 467 cover

The Trumpet Newspaper Issue 467 (May 23 - June 5 2018)

- A wedding that redefined the British monarchy.

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United Kingdom's Prime Minister Boris Johnson, has put the country under lockdown. Below is the full text of the address: Read more

News

Migrant deaths on the Mediterranean rises Read more

Digital Editions

Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan was the most watched rugby event ever with more than 857 million people around the world watching the action via World Rugby’s network of rights-holding broadcast partners, an increase of 26 per cent from the previous Read more

Sport

The NHS has launched a campaign to raise awareness that Community Pharmacists are qualified healthcare professionals who can offer clinical advice and over-the-counter medicines to effectively and safely manage a range of minor illnesses. Read more

Health

Even without an album out, Santrofi have already been making waves all over Europe during their 2019 summer festival tour which included Roskilde (Denmark), FMM Sines (Portugal), WOMAD (UK), Fusion (Germany) and WOMEX (Finland). This young all-star Read more

Arts

In the words of Most Senior Apostle Adejare Oladele Oyewole: it is important for “mutual love to continue so that the world will be a better place for all.” The Prince who was born into the royal family of Ado-Awaye Kingdom in Iseyin Local Read more

People

Nigeria's Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed its first Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) case in Lagos State, Nigeria. The case is of an Italian citizen who works in Nigeria and returned from Milan, Italy to Lagos, Nigeria on the 25th of February Read more

Health

“Twenty-three years is not a trivial number of years to spend in an institution. You’ve been a pillar of this institution. You’ve done very well.” It is with those words that the Executive Director for Nigeria and São Tomé and Príncipe, Bright Okogu, Read more

Business

Many infertile women and men in Africa are gradually coming to the realization that infertility is a shared problem of both male and female, unlike the past where most of the burden purely rested on the woman. Read more

Health

Support for Gambian shipwreck survivors Read more

Digital Editions

At age 11, he was supposed to be in boarding school, however, his step brother, trying to avoid costly boarding school fees, sent him to become an apprentice car mechanic, completely unbeknown to his parents who lived in Odeomu, forty miles further Read more

Auto

If you’re claiming free dental treatment - don’t assume you can claim it for free. Not all benefits entitle you to free dental treatment, and if you claim when you’re not entitled, you could face a penalty charge of £100 plus the cost of your Read more

Health

Tunisia-born Maha Zaoui has only just been appointed Women's Rugby Manager at Rugby Africa, but she has been working on her mission to grow female participation for the past few years. Since she discovered the game of Rugby in 2005, this university Read more

Sport

Tamikrest return with a new album ‘Tamotaït’, a vivid, irrepressible rock and roll statement, due out 27 March on Glitterbeat. Their most powerful album since 2013’s wildly acclaimed ‘Chatma’, ‘Tamotaït’ finds the band not only turning up the volume Read more

Arts

Composer and trumpeter Jon Hassell has been an elusive, iconic musical figure for more than half a century. Read more

Arts

Desert Locust catastrophe in Horn of Africa Read more

Digital Editions

Zimbabwean Artificial Intelligence (AI) expert - William Sachiti, CEO of UK-based start-up Academy of Robotics (www.AcademyofRobotics.co.uk) has published an open-source technology known as ‘Trees of Knowledge’ to improve access to education through Read more

Technology

A man has been convicted of committing grievous bodily harm with intent after pushing an 18-year-old woman over a fourth floor balcony. 19-year-old Yusef Ali was found guilty of section 18 grievous bodily harm, affray and possession of an offensive Read more

News

Chairman/CEO of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) – Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, in a goodwill message, has commended United Kingdom based charity - IA Foundation, for its work in removing obstacles that prevent children from getting a good e Read more

Events

A self-confessed cyber fraudster and drug-dealer has been jailed for five-years. Following a proactive investigation by the Metropolitan Police’s Cyber Crime Unit (CCU), 23-year old Dan Aiyegbusi of Leicester, was sentenced at the Southwark Crown Read more

News