Modern slavery: Are British victims being failed in the UK?

‘I was kidnapped in London and trafficked for sex’ ‘How I became a victim of a modern slavery gang’ UK modern slavery ‘so blatant’ To be classed as a victim, authorities have to be satisfied that a person was groomed by someone, usually through a combination of emotional blackmail, threats and violence.

Employers planned to axe more than 300,000 jobs in June and July due to coronavirus

Half a week’s pay for each full year you were under 22, One week’s pay for each full year you were 22 or older, but under 41, One and half week’s pay for each full year you were 41 or older. Sadly, you won’t be entitled to a payout if you’ve been working for your […]

Fair provides job opportunities and career advice

The event, which also included workshops, seminars and an entrepreneurship competition, was held by The Expatriate Center, a non-profit organization providing service to foreigners in the city, with support from the local government and several foreign commerce chambers.

FG, Okonjo-Iweala seek global support as election for WTO top job begins

Also read: UK ready for any outcome of post-Brexit trade negotiations with EU – Johnson Adeniyi, who was represented by Mr Abdulhamid Adamu, Charge d’ Affairs of the Nigerian Trade Office in Geneva listed some of Iweala’s achievements as spearheading negotiations and reforms that enhanced transparency of government accounts and strengthening institutions against corruption, among […]

Covid-19 travel: Staycations and home office equipment boost UK spending

Britain’s economy suffered a record 20% contraction in the April-June period before recovering a bit in May and June. Its prospects depend in large part on how confident households are about getting back to something resembling normal life.

Two of PC Andrew Harper’s killers launch appeal bids against manslaughter convictions

“Ultimately if somebody goes out and makes a decision to do something in a criminal way that has the result of killing someone who is a police officer, a nurse, a doctor, even people in the fire service, that they should expect to receive an appropriate sentence for it.

Boris Johnson says he wants EVERYBODY in the UK to be able to take a coronavirus test EVERYDAY to get life back to normal after Matt Hancock blasted people for needlessly booking checks

‘In some cases, it means driving for three hours – and back – which is completely inappropriate at the best of times, let alone for someone who may be ill with Covid-19 symptoms. Travelling such distances are expensive, and that’s if individuals have access to a car at all.’

Donald Trump BANS visitors from Europe from entering the US for 30 days starting at midnight on Friday – but excludes the UK and Ireland – in effort to staunch coronavirus pandemic. But how will it slow spread of virus ALREADY inside US?

‘America is the Greatest Country in the world. We have the best scientists, doctors, nurses and health care professionals. They are amazing people who do phenomenal things every day,’ Trump wrote in another tweet. ‘Together we are putting into policy a plan to prevent, detect, treat and create a vaccine against CoronaVirus to save lives […]

Selling Sunset: Is that really how homes are sold in LA?

Jonathan’s tips for selling your home the LA way Find the right agent with “a track record of selling similar properties”, and “trust their advice” Pricing is “everything” – people know when something’s too expensive “Staging is very important, candles are very important, flower arrangements are very important” Landscaping is also key. “Those that pay […]

The mothers secretly working as sex workers

What is the law in the UK? It is legal to sell and buy sex in all of the UK except for Northern Ireland, where it is illegal to pay for sex However, many sex work related activities are criminalised These include soliciting sex and keeping a brothel Between 2014 and 2015 there were 456 […]