Tunji Braithwaite died on March 28, 2016.
He was a Nigerian lawyer, author and politician.
Tunji Braithwaite was the head of the Nigeria Advance Party, launched on October 13, 1978 in Ibadan.
The party was a progressive political party during the Second Nigerian Republic, registered for the 1983 elections.
Mr. Tunji Braithwaite was a leading Lagosian.
He had claimed that Nigeria’s potential could be achieved by reform—especially through the eradication of deep-rooted corruption.
known notable associates of Tunji Braithwaite include Wole Soyinka, Nobel Peace Prize Winner, and musician Fela Anikulapo Kuti, whose mother was murdered by soldiers in a raid on Fela’s Kalakuta Republic under Obasanjo’s Military Regime.
Tunji Braithwaite passed away at 82 yrs old.