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Why children must learn the full truth about colonialism at school

School children must learn the full truth about colonialism

Learning about colonialism is important (Picture: Erin Aniker for Metro.co.uk)

I’ve lost count the number of times people have asked me ‘do they speak English in Nigeria?’

It always amazes me when I’m asked such a question because Nigeria was a former British colony.

metro illustrationsNobody should use the N-word – not even black people

In case you also didn’t know, English is the official language of Nigeria, and for many other countries in Africa.

Britain and its culture had and still has an immense influence on Nigeria and its people in the diaspora, wherever… Read the full story