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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.



Detectives investigating the murder of 26-year-old Bilal Kargbo in Peckham Rye earlier this year have announced a reward of £20,000 for anyone who comes forward with video footage that leads to a conviction. more

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Police are appealing for assistance to trace a high risk missing woman from Wood Green. Juliannah Akinade, 78, was last seen yesterday at approximately 07:30hrs at her home address. more

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15 Jul 2017 00:00 News

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6 Jul 2017 00:00 News

London's Metropolitan Police are appealing for help to find an elderly woman who is missing from Wandsworth. 81-year-old Olusegun Okuleye was last seen at 18:00hrs on Tuesday, 4 July on Broxash Road in Clapham Common. more

5 Jul 2017 17:20 News

A man who posed as a barrister to con his victims out of thousands of pounds has been jailed for two years. 51-year-old Leonard Ogilvy of McLeod Road, Greenwich was found guilty and sentenced at Southwark Crown Court of three counts of more

5 Jul 2017 00:00 News

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4 Jul 2017 00:00 News

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28 Jun 2017 00:00 News

Following the Metropolitan Police Service’s statement that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer has been identified as the initial source of the Grenfell Tower fire, the Government has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts more

24 Jun 2017 00:00 News

Africans For Jeremy Corbyn Values (AFJCV) organised a celebration of the Jeremy Corbyn/John McDonnell election campaign and fundraised for Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) at the Institute Of Education, University Of London more

19 Jun 2017 00:00 News

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13 Jun 2017 00:00 News

Trumpet Media Group's findings show that according to the Electoral Commission, voters can indeed use a Pen or Pencil to vote in elections. more

7 Jun 2017 00:00 News

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5 Jun 2017 00:00 News

A teacher at Anthony Aguirre Junior High, located in Channelview, Texas, near Houston, thought it would be funny to award her 13-year-old honors student with a certificate stating she is “Most Likely to Become a Terrorist.” more

1 Jun 2017 00:00 News

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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