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Drug dealer jailed for 26 years

A drug dealer has been jailed for 26 years for the attempted murder of a woman in East London. Osei Kuffour, 25, shot 36-year old Maria Whalley in her Canning Town home on December 11 2012 - believing she had helped a man rob him.

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A new pilot campaign has launched to help tackle modern slavery within the Nigerian community in the UK. It focuses on helping those trapped in domestic slavery (also known as illegal house help), where victims are often kept against their will, more

20 Apr 2017 00:00 News

The meeting will deliberate on matters arising from the recent historic Royal Visit of His Imperial Majesty Arole Oodua - Oonirisa Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II of Ile-Ife to the United Kingdom more

11 Apr 2017 17:14 News

Is #DomesticSlavery happening in your area? Fill out this confidential survey and let us know your thoughts. more

7 Apr 2017 00:00 News

An Archbishop-elect who sexually assaulted a teenage girl and a woman during private prayer sessions has been jailed. more

1 Apr 2017 00:00 News

The UK government has launched a new pilot campaign to help tackle modern slavery within the Nigerian community in the UK. It will focus on helping those trapped in domestic slavery, where victims are typically kept against their will, mistreated more

30 Mar 2017 00:00 News

Voluntary Returns 1c

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The UK Home Office is accelerating its drive for “illegal” migrants and those refused asylum to return home voluntarily – a tactic publicised as more cost-effective and “humane” than forced returns. But how “voluntary” are these returns really? And more

23 Mar 2017 12:21 News

Dear Yoruba Descendants of Oduduwa, 1) The Selection Committee for 2017/2018 members of the "Central Coordinating Committee" of Igbimo Agba Yoruba (a.k.a Yoruba Council of Elders) Europe & America is mandated to provide a list of members for the more

14 Mar 2017 00:00 News

All Yoruba and Non-Yoruba speaking descendants of Oduduwa are invited to an Interactive Session with the Ooni of Ife on Friday 24 March 2017 in London. more

10 Mar 2017 13:02 News

Following her being honoured by the US Secretary of State - John Kerry last month in Washington DC, Girl Education Advocate and Film Maker - Zuriel Oduwole has met with the President of Croatia - H.E Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic. more

14 Feb 2017 15:11 News

Missing mum and daughter - Folashade Fashina and Precious Sebastian respectively, have now been found. more

8 Feb 2017 17:26 News 4 Comments

This week, a national public consultation into the construction of a third runway at Heathrow Airport - one of the UK’s most important infrastructure projects which will help build a Global Britain, began. more

8 Feb 2017 14:30 News

Metropolitan Police has launched a week-long firearm surrender urging Londoners to #giveupyourgun. more

6 Feb 2017 00:00 News

The High Court in London resolving a dispute between Trustees of Celestial Church of Christ (CCC) Edward Street Parish London and its sacked Shepherd-in-Charge and Pastor's Representative - Prophet Dennis Olumide Lawson, has upheld the latter's more

29 Jan 2017 22:22 News

The International Women of Power Business Show 2017 holds on 8 April 2017 in London. more

25 Jan 2017 00:00 News

Excuses for not paying staff the minimum wage include only wanting to pay staff when there are customers to serve, and believing it was acceptable to underpay workers until they had ‘proved’ themselves. more

12 Jan 2017 00:00 News

Police in London's Lambeth Borough have released a photo of a man they are trying to find as he needs to seek urgent medical attention. more

12 Jan 2017 00:00 News

A man who posed as an office cleaner in order to steal IT equipment worth approximately £17,000 has been jailed for a total of four years. more

16 Dec 2016 00:00 News

Detectives in London's Newham Borough who are investigating how a baby in an East Ham restaurant sustained head injuries are appealing for witnesses to come forward. more

14 Dec 2016 00:00 News

Five men have been sentenced after police uncovered a fake bank and credit card factory in Holloway, north London. more

2 Dec 2016 00:00 News

Assistant Commissioner (AC) Helen King has announced her retirement from London's Metropolitan Police Service to be the first police officer elected to an Oxbridge College. AC King will take up the post of Principal of St Anne's College at Oxford more

26 Oct 2016 00:00 News

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