Onyekachi Wambu was born in Nigeria and, following the Nigerian civil war, moved with his family to the United Kingdom. His publications include A Fuller Picture; Empire Windrush: Fifty Years of Writing about Black Britain (Ed.); and (forthcoming) Under the Tree of Talking—Leadership in the African Context (Ed.). He is a former editor of the Voice newspaper. His documentary credits for the BBC, Channel 4, and PBS include Ain’t No Black in the Union Jack, Africa Out of Darkness, Deadly Bliss, and the series Hopes on the Horizon, on which I also briefly worked.
Onyekachi is currently information officer at the African Foundation for Development (AFFORD), which supports the African diaspora in the United Kingdom in its efforts ...