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3 police officers found guilty in George Floyd’s case

Three former Minneapolis police officers who were at the scene as Derek Chauvin knelt on George Floyd’s neck have been convicted of...
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19 Austin police officers indicted after investigation into 2020 George Floyd protests, documents say

Nineteen Austin police officers have been indicted for their actions during the 2020 George Floyd protests and riots, according to documents publicly...
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George Floyd’s Death: Former police officer sentenced!

The US white ex-police officer convicted of murdering African-American man George Floyd in Minneapolis in May 2020 has been sentenced to 22...
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George Floyd: Jury finds Derek Chauvin guilty of murder

A US jury has found a former police officer guilty of murder over the death of African-American George Floyd on a Minneapolis...

$27 million settlement for George Floyd’s family

A $27 million settlement to the family of George Floyd has been unanimously approved by Minneapolis' City Council. Floyd,...
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving bought a house for George Floyd's family.

NBA star buys George Floyd’s family a house

Brooklyn Nets point guard Kyrie Irving bought a house for the family of George Floyd, who died last year at the hands...

George Floyd: Judge dismisses third-degree murder charges against Derek Chauvin

A Hennepin County judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the killing of George...
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Black History Month: George Floyd’s son ‘can’t stop watching’ the video of his father’s...

The untimely death of George Floyd – who would have been 47 today – has been a reckoning on race and police brutality in...

Officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck to death released from prison

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of killing George Floyd, is a free man for now. He...

Photos drop as George Floyd is reburied in Nigeria

A Nigerian pastor, identified as Humble Okoro, has held a second funeral service for the late George Floyd in Imo State, Nigeria....

George Floyd’s murder: One of officers charged is Nigerian!

The black cop charged with aiding and and abetting the murder of George Floyd had been confirmed to be Nigerian descent.
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George Floyd protester in coma after statue fell on him

A man who was struck by a statue during a protest is in a critical condition. Chris Green, 45,...

One of 4 police officers charged over George Floyd’s death released from prison

One of the four former Minneapolis police officers who were charged over the death of George Floyd has been released on bail.
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George Floyd Death: Amazon bans US police use of facial recognition tech

Technology giant Amazon has banned the police from using its controversial facial recognition software for a year. It comes...

George Floyd vigil organiser charged

Leader of Economic Freedom Fighters Movement, Ernesto Yeboah, has been charged with the offence of failing to notify the police of a...
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How Ghana paid tribute to George Floyd

In our series of letters from African writers, Ghana's Elizabeth Ohene writes that George Floyd, whose killing has sparked a global debate...
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Akufo-Addo acknowledged at George Floyd’s burial in Houston, Texas [Watch]

The family of George Floyd has expressed appreciation to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Ghanaians for the show of support and...
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George Floyd’s funeral hears calls for racial justice

The funeral of George Floyd, an African American whose death in police custody spawned global outrage, has heard impassioned pleas for racial...
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Why did US Democrats wear kente to honour George Floyd?

When House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, and other top Democrats took a knee Monday on Capitol Hill...
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Japanese broadcaster removes ‘racist’ video about George Floyd protests

Japanese public broadcaster NHK apologised on Tuesday and deleted from its Twitter account an animated video aimed at explaining the background behind United States...
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Bulldog blasts Tourism Ministry over George Floyd memorial in Ghana

Artiste Manager, Bulldog, has described as “silly, childish and f**lish” the decision by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture to organise...
Man drives car toward Seattle protesters then shoots one, police say

George Floyd: Gun-wielding man drives into protest and shoots one protester

Authorities say a man drove a car at George Floyd protesters in Seattle Sunday night, hit a barricade, then got out of...
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George Floyd: Accra Book Fest solidarises with black community

The Accra International Book Festival has sent passionate words of solidarity to the black community across the world, especially in America over...
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George Floyd death: Protesters tear down slave trader statue

A slave trader's statue in Bristol has been torn down and thrown into the harbour during a second day of anti-racism protests...

Economic Fighters League leader arrested over George Floyd vigil [Video]

Leader of the Economic Fighters League, Ernesto Yeboah, was arrested by police during a vigil to protest the oppression of African Americans...
Actor Kevin Hart and musician Ludacris are seen during a memorial service for George Floyd today.REUTERS

Celebrities, politicians attend George Floyd’s memorial in Minneapolis [Video+Photos]

The somber memorial for George Floyd in Minneapolis, on Thursday, drew a bevy of high-profile politicians and celebrities, including Kevin Hart, Tiffany...
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George Floyd: Protesters to get tested for Covid-19

Minnesota Governor, Tim Walz is asking everyone who has protested the death of George Floyd to be checked for coronavirus.
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George Floyd Memorial Service held in Ghana [video+photos]

The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture in Ghana has held a memorial service for George...
Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd’s daughter

Kanye West donates $2 million, pays college tuition for George Floyd’s daughter

Kanye West has made a $2 million donation to support the families of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor, a representative...
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George Floyd: Powerful photos show cops take part in protests

Prosecutors have brought forward new criminal charges against the four policemen implicated in the death of George Floyd.
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George Floyd: Nigerian protesters defy heavy Lagos rain, march in solidarity with blacks [Photos]

Some group of Nigerians took to the streets of Lagos to protest the killing of George Floyd, an African-American by a ‘white'...
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Three more officers charged in George Floyd case as Derek Chauvin’s charge is upgraded

The mugshots of former police officers Tou Thao, Thomas Lane, and J. Alexander Kueng have been released, along with a new mugshot of Derek...

Woman who filmed George Floyd’s killing speaks [Watch]

A video capturing George Floyd’s killing began circulating immediately the officer, Derek Chauvin, who was seen killing Mr Floyd was arrested and...

Four things we know about the Police officer charged with murdering George Floyd

Derek Chauvin worked for the Minneapolis Police Department for more than 18 years. Then, within one week, he was...
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George Floyd had coronavirus a month before he was killed, autopsy report claims

George Floyd had coronavirus a month before he was killed, his autopsy shows. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office...

All four former officers involved in George Floyd’s killing now face charges

The former Minneapolis Police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd's neck was charged on Wednesday with a new, more serious...
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George Floyd death: Jadon Sancho will not face disciplinary action over T-shirt

Borussia Dortmund forward Jadon Sancho and other Bundesliga players will face no further disciplinary action after they made anti-racism statements during matches...
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George Floyd will be laid to rest next week following memorial services in 3...

George Floyd will soon be memorialized across the nation. Floyd — whose death at the hands of police officers sparked protests and demonstrations across the nation...
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Tiger Woods speaks after George Floyd’s death, protests

Tiger Woods has finally spoken out after George Floyd was killed last week, which sparked massive protests in cities across the country.

George Floyd death: Trump’s church visit shocks religious leaders

Last night he held a Bible in front of St John's Episcopal Church, just across the road from the White House. Today,...