Wolf! Wolf! cried the boyish Jo Johnson. But the villagers had heard it all before, so they paid no more than polite attention. They had been told so many times before that the moment of decision was upon them, and that the catastrophe was about to break around them. But now we really are facing a moment of crisis. Theresa May wanted to have a draft Brexit agreement for the cabinet to approve at a special meeting on Monday or at its regular meeting on Tuesday. It is not clear this weekend that a form of words will be ready in time. If it is not, the timetable might slip again. It would then be too late for a European Union leaders’ summit at the end of this month, so we would fall back to the scheduled summit on 13 and 14 December. This would leave a week for the “meaningful vote” before the House of Commons rises for the Christmas recess on 20 December. By then, there would be little margin for error before the European parliament begins its … [Read more...] about Editorial: Jo Johnson’s warnings on Brexit are serious this time – and so are his brother’s
BORIS Johnson is a British political heavyweight whose wit and intellect charms some while irritating others. He has now resigned as Foreign Secretary in a devastating blow for Theresa May having been a key asset in the Brexit process. Here's what you need to know... Who is Boris Johnson married to? Boris married barrister Marina Wheeler in 1993 and the couple went on to have four children together. The family currently live in Islington in north London. He met Marina, the daughter of journalist and broadcaster Sir Charles Wheeler, while the pair were at the European School of Brussels. Mr Johnson had been married before. In 1987 he wed Allegra Mostyn-Owen, the daughter of the art historian William Mostyn-Owen and the Italian writer Gaia Servadio. The marriage was dissolved in 1993. What is Boris Johnson's net worth? A Cabinet minister's salary - including the basic £74,000 annual MP salary - is £141,505 a year. His home in Islington also has an … [Read more...] about How old is Boris Johnson, why has he resigned, who are his brothers and sister, who’s his wife and what’s his net worth?
The brother of a man found collapsed at a Huddersfield gym yesterday has paid tribute to him following his untimely death. Police were called to The Gym Group in Beck Road at just after 1.30pm on Wednesday after “Benny” Benoit Karikumutima was found dead in a changing room. He was the Congolese-born owner of Benny’s Barbers at Bradford Road, Fartown. Benny, who has four children, moved to the UK more than a decade ago and much of his family still live in Africa. He is thought to have three sisters and two brothers. Messaging the Examiner from Cape Town, South Africa, his brother Joseph Kika Mazambi, 41, gave permission for photos of the 46-year-old businessman to be released. He said: “As a young brother of Benny Benoit, I just want to pay tribute to my brother, in the name of Mazambi and his family, I say rest in peace Yosia Benny Benoit K Mazambi.” Tributes have poured in for the popular barber online and a vigil was held outside the barbershop this … [Read more...] about Brother of barber found dead at the gym pays tribute from South Africa
Josh Peter USA TODAY Published 12:56 p.m. UTC Jun 28, 2018 Janoris Jenkins was in Florida to host a series of parties when his brother was charged Wednesday with aggravated manslaughter after a dead body was found at Jenkins' home in Fair Lawn, N.J., a man who identified himself as a party planner told USA TODAY Sports. “We were doing a (party) tour at the time that had already been planned,’’ said the man who identified himself as Dro Johnson, listed on online party promotions affiliated with Jenkins. “Enjoying his fans and friends.’’ The New York Giants' cornerback and his agents, Neil Schwartz and Jonathan Feinold, have not responded to voicemails and emails seeking comment. The team has said it believes Jenkins has been at his off-season home in Florida since minicamp broke June 14. The next party is scheduled for Saturday at an unidentified location in Orlando. Jenkins’ nickname is JackRabbit and the party has been billed … [Read more...] about Janoris Jenkins had been partying in Florida before brother charged with manslaughter
Fitzpatrick’s Boxing Club picked up a gold and a silver from the Haringey Box Cup, Europe’s biggest amateur boxing event, courtesy of Nick and Sean Leahy. Fitzpatrick’s sent three boxers to the three-day tournament at the Alexandra Palace in London, with the brothers joined by Bella Madden, who has recently returned to the club. Nick Leahy got the tournament off to the perfect start on the opening day with a second-round stoppage of Northolt Boxing Club’s Sivarajpillai Kumar in the 64kg Senior B Class. Younger brother Sean was not in action until day two, producing his own second-round stoppage against Powerday Hook boxer Alfie Collins at 60kg. Madden, who has risen in the weights to 60kg, then faced host club Haringey’s Claudia Wilmot-Smith. The Fitzpatrick’s boxer won the first round by a large margin before losing an equally one-sided second round.She dragged herself back into the bout in the third round and was disappointed to be on the wrong … [Read more...] about Leahy brothers pick up Box Cup gold and silver at Haringey