For over a century, white soldiers were remembered by name in memorials but the black and brown who perished in British colonial uniform were ignored. Finally, a great wrong is being righted.
The debate that followed Oprah Winfrey’s interview with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex could have repercussions not only for the UK but also for the Commonwealth, says Clayton Goodwin.
Recalling the New Cross Fire, which killed several black teenagers in London 40 years ago, Clayton Goodwin wonders if all the good work done on community relations since is in danger of unravelling.
Lewis Hamilton, the only Black Formula 1 driver, was recently knighted by the Queen of England. Clayton Goodwin profiles a sportsman who transcends his sport.
Despite increased attention, Africa’s contribution to the UK is still not properly acknowledged. Is it time for a permanent symbol to be erected? asks Clayton Goodwin.
Nigerians are some of Africa’s greatest sports people in a variety of disciplines. Clayton Goodwin looks at some of the most outstanding figures from the last 60 years.