George Floyd

Ex-police officer Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22 years in prison for George Floyd murder

By | 1 year ago

A judge sentenced former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin to 22 and 1/2 years in prison on Friday for the murder of George Floyd during an arr...

George Floyd's final moments, recorded on video, led to widespread protests against police brutality and racism. [PHOTO | FILE]
George Floyd’s family to receive Ksh2.96 billion

By | 2 years ago

George Floyd's brother, Philonise Floyd, said that he would return the settlement millions if it meant he could see his brother again....

US black man killed in police ‘spit hood’ restraint

By | 2 years ago

Daniel Prude's death took place two months before the killing of George Floyd sparked global outrage....

Joe Biden
Biden: I think Floyd will change the world

By | 2 years ago

The killing of African American George Floyd at the hands of a white officer has global anti-racism protests....

Derek Chauvin
George Floyd murder suspect has bail set at $1.25m

By | 2 years ago

The Minneapolis ex-policeman accused of killing unarmed black man George Floyd has made his first court appearance, where his bail was set at $1.25m (...

Black Lives Matter
Tens of thousands of protesters rally for racial justice in cities across the US

By | 2 years ago

George Floyd, an unarmed black man, died in police custody in Minneapolis on 25 May shortly after his arrest....

Apple is tracking, disabling iPhones stolen from its stores during protests

By | 2 years ago

The company has long installed special software on its stores' iPhones to track the whereabouts of stolen items. ...

Speaking last week about George Floyd’s death, Michael Jordan (pictured) said he was "deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry". [PHOTO | FILE]
Michael Jordan donates Ksh10.6 billion to racial equality fight

By | 2 years ago

Michael Jordan, the NBA legend, said in a statement that he and his Jordan Brand would distribute the money over 10 years....

Kyle McCarter on Sunday, April 19, derided a Kenyan man over the country’s capability to test for COVID-19 infections among her citizens. [PHOTO | FILE]
US envoy responds to protesters camped outside Nairobi embassy over George Floyd’s killing

By | 2 years ago

US Ambassador to Kenya says the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis is repugnant and abhorrent, tells protesters justice will be meted out....

Violence erupts across US on sixth day of protests

By | 2 years ago

Riot police clashed with protesters in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and Los Angeles, firing tear gas and pepper bullets to try to disperse the crow...

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