Posts Tagged ‘Britain’

BREAKING| Indonesian man, Reynhard Sinaga, sentenced 30 years for raping 180 men in Britain

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 7, 2020
Reynhard Sinaga, a student from Indonesia, has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 30 years for committing 136 rapes in Manchester. Prosecutors say he is the most prolific rapist in Britain, possibly the world. Sinaga is convicted of sexual offences against 48 men. But police say he raped many more who they […]

Brexit: Priority is to exit EU on October 31 – Queen Elizabeth

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
The priority of Britain’s government is to leave the European Union on Oct. 31, Queen Elizabeth said on Monday, setting out Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s programme for a country deeply divided over Brexit. In a speech to parliament, which sets out the legislative agenda for the government, the queen set out Johnson’s plan to “work […]

Brexit hangs in the balance as EU-Britain talks intensify

by Chuks Azotanion October 14, 2019
A deal to smooth Britain’s departure from the European Union hung in the balance on Monday after diplomats indicated the bloc wanted more concessions from Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said a full agreement was unlikely this week. As the Brexit maelstrom spins ever faster, Johnson and EU leaders face a tumultuous week of reckoning […]

Iran threatens to seize UK ship over Gibraltar incident

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 6, 2019
A senior Iranian official has said that Tehran should retaliate after the Royal Marines confiscated an oil tanker. It is believed that the vessel called Grace 1 was headed for Syria, in violation of EU sanctions. A commander with Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards said on Friday that Tehran should detain a British ship in response […]

BREXIT| Britain Votes to Exit EU

by Breaking Timeson June 24, 2016
Britain has voted to leave the European Union in a referendum, with the result throwing into question the fate of the 28-nation bloc and several high-profile British politicians, including the prime minister. With 90 percent of the votes counted, Brexit was ahead at 52 percent following Thursday’s referendum. Prime Minister David Cameron had backed a […]

FLASH| Nigerian Pastor Steals £4m in Britain’s ‘biggest ever education fraud’

by Breaking Timeson June 9, 2016
An accountant stole more than £4million from a leading chain of academies to pay for two wives, a property portfolio, luxury cars and designer clothes, a court heard. Samuel Kayode allegedly spent seven years paying himself a fortune from the accounts of the acclaimed Haberdashers’ Aske’s state schools in Britain’s ‘biggest ever educational fraud’. He […]