Day: November 3, 2011

UK NEWS: FORMER ENGLAND INTERNATIONAL PAUL INCE BACKS JOHN TERRY

Former England player Paul Ince has come out in support of England captain John Terry who has been accused and is currently under investigation for allegedly hurling racial abuse at Anton Ferdinand during a match. During an interview with TalkSport Ince said, “He’s not a racist. It’s no excuse to say allegedly what he might have said or what anybody says towards black, white, Chinese [people]. But if you say things in the heat of the moment it doesn’t necessarily mean you are a racist. []

UK NEWS: RAPPER K KOKE ACQUITTED OF ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGE

Roc Nation rapper K Koke (real name Kevin Georgiou) has been acquitted of attempted murder. Georgiou was arrested and charged with attempted murder earlier this year after a man was shot at Harlesden train station in North London. …… Well Jay-Z will be pleased. And I guess there will be fireworks and celebrations in Stonebridge tonight.

BLACK HAIR FRONT COVER ( ISSUE DECEMBER/JANUARY 2012)

Blackhair hits the stands on November 12th. This issue turns up the heat with a celebratory theme guaranteed to provide style conscious women with hair, fashion and beauty ideas to see them through the festive period. US  superstar Keri Hilson graces the cover and in her exclusive chat with Blackhair talks about being teased as a child and her reluctance to censor her music. For hair inspiration we spoke to leading salon, Hype Coiffure about their trend forecasts for the party season. We []

UK NEWS: TEENAGERS ARRESTED AFTER SENDING RACIST TWITTER MESSAGES TO NEWCASTLE UNITED PLAYER SAMMY AMEOBI

First QPR player Anton Ferdinand, then X-Factor contestant Derry and now Premier League player Sammy Ameobi. It’s been a good year so far for the black man. *sarcasm*. Via The Daily Mail Police have arrested two teenagers in  connection with racist abuse posted on a Premier League footballer’s Twitter  account. Sammy Ameobi, 19, who plays for Newcastle United alongside older brother Shola, was called a ‘n****r’ after the footballer  tweeted a photo of a black pair of boots. Ameobi, who broke into the first team at the  []