An Igbo man from South East Nigeria by name Iwobi has been elected as a senator in the Italian Parliament.
He is on record as the first black senator to be elected by ITALY.
Tony Iwobi, 62, came to Italy on a student visa some 40 years ago, before going on to marry an Italian woman and started his own I
T company in Italy.
He has been fighting for the past 25 years to become a senator in Italy.