Category Archives: Just Human

Finally, 59-yr-old blind teacher finds bride

By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU—THE story of Mr. Alphonsus Orjinta, a 59-year-old visually-impaired teacher and 1991 Political Science Education graduate of University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN, who got married in Enugu after years of rejection and loneliness, is one that elicits emotion. Speaking with Vanguard, Mr. Orjinta, who could not contain his joy, thanked God for […]

UK moves to end modern slavery in Nigeria

…gives out £7 million to support victims By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor The United Kingdom is cracking down in the barbaric crime of modern slavery, International Development Secretary Priti Patel announced in Nigeria, as she called for a world free from this abhorrent trade. Ms Patel, who spoke when she met with survivors of […]