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George Floyd’s son visits site where dad was killed: ‘We want justice’

The son of George Floyd addressed a crowd on Wednesday when he visited the scene of his father’s killing alongside other family members and the family’s attorney. Quincy Mason Floyd, who looked emotionally distraught, called for justice for his father and the indictment of the other officers involved in the incident. The Floyd family’s visit to the scene of the incident was …

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Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga calls charges against him “lies”

The Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga who was arrested this month from his hideout in France has denounced charges against him, calling them lies. He appeared in court on Wednesday after more than two decades on the run and told a French court that international charges against him were lies. French justice ministry said Kabuga is accused of funding militias …

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Serie A to resume on June 20 following Italian government approval

Serie A will resume on June 20 after the Italian government gave its approval on Thursday. After a short and decisive conference meeting featuring Italian sports minister Vincenzo Spadafora, the Lega Serie A and Italian Football Federation presidents, and representatives from the Players’ Association and the Association of Italian Sports Medics, a decision to resume the top-flight in Italy was …

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New FA Cup dates announced with final on August 1

The FA Cup will restart on the weekend of June 27-28 with the final set to take place on August 1.Following the Premier League’s announcement that the league will restart on June 17, the FA followed suit on Friday with provisional dates for the domestic cup. The quarter-finals will take place over the last weekend of June, with further information …

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Ghanaian entrepreneur wins UK grant to fight coronavirus across Africa

A Ghanaian entrepreneur, Josephine Marie Godwyll, is among eight entrepreneurs from sub-Saharan Africa, to be awarded funding to harness engineering and business skills of their organizations to help tackle the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). A statement issued by the British High Commission in Accra said the funding was initiated by the Royal Academy of Engineering in early April …

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Ghana: Some Kuwait returnees test positive for coronavirus

Ghana’s Health Service (GHS) officials on Thursday said some of the over 200 Ghanaians who returned from Kuwait days ago tested positive for coronavirus. There were earlier reports that the returnees had tested negative but the director of Public Health at the Service, Dr Badu Sakordie told journalists that he had been informed that some actually tested positive. “There are indications …

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Ex-Ivorian leader Laurent Gbagbo allowed to leave Belgium

The International Criminal Court has ruled allowing former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo to leave Belgium. He would however be allowed out of Belgium and travel to any country provided that nation agrees to receive him. Gbagbo and his deputy Charles Ble Goude were both cleared of crimes against humanity last year after standing trial for years over post-electoral violence …

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Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck had 18 previous complaints against him, police department says

The former Minneapolis police officer seen in a video with his knee on George Floyd’s neck had 18 prior complaints filed against him with the Minneapolis Police Department’s Internal Affairs, according to the police department. It’s unclear what the internal affairs complaints against the officer, Derek Chauvin, were for. MPD did not provide additional details.Chauvin was fired this week, along with three …

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George Floyd: Protesters set Minneapolis police station ablaze

A police station in Minneapolis has been set alight during a third night of protests over the death of an unarmed black man in custody on Monday. A police officer was filmed kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, 46, despite him saying he could not breathe. President Donald Trump said “thugs” were dishonouring his memory and called on the …

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