Hackney

UK NEWS: BOY, 15, CHARGED WITH THE MURDER OF SCHOOL GIRL SHEREKA FAB-ANN MARSH

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of 15-year-old school girl Shereka Fab-Ann Marsh. Shereka was fatally shot in the neck on Saturday (March 22) at a house in Hackney Wick. The teen will appear today (March 24) at Stratford Magistrates Court. Two 16-year-old boys previously arrested on suspicion of her murder have been released without charge. … This news saddens and sickens me. I have so many questions…… Rest In Peace Shereka-Fab Ann Marsh.

UK NEWS: GAY ART STUDENT PLANS TO LOSE HIS VIRGINITY IN FRONT OF LIVE AUDIENCE IN HACKNEY

Via The Daily Mail A gay art student has sparked outrage over plans to lose his virginity in front of a crowd of 100 people – in the name of art. Clayton Pettet, 19, said he will have gay sex for the first time in a gallery for a project entitled ‘Art School Stole My Virginity’. He said his ‘performance art project’ – followed by a question and answer session –  will challenge the idea of sexuality. He is planning for his []

UK ANTICS: K KOKE – THE ONLY ONE (BEHIND THE SCENES VIDEO SHOOT)

I don’t normally post behind the scene footage of video shoots but I have decided to make an exception here because I find this shoot highly amusing for a variety of reasons (you will soon see why). Rapper K Koke is signed to Jay-Z’s ROC Nation label and recently shot the video for his new single The Only One in Hackney, East London. Check out the behind the scenes footage below. [Via The Lala Report] Your thoughts please….

UK RAPPER PROFESSOR GREEN STABBED IN THE NECK

UK Rapper Professor Green was savagely attacked in the early hours of Saturday morning (May 23rd). During an altercation in a night club the East London born rapper was stabbed in the neck with a broken bottle. Green is currently in hospital recovering from his injuries. Last night he posted the following on his Twitter page…  Surgery took an hour longer than it was meant to. The stabbing brushed on all major arteries but damaged none. Very lucky to be alive. Very.

UK NEWS: FINGERS HORROR IN BENEFIT FRAUD CASE

Remi Fakorede A voodoo-obsessed mother who unveiled what she claimed was her baby daughter’s disembodied fingers during her trial has been convicted of a £1m benefit scam. Remi Fakorede, 46, offered the three digits as macabre proof of a curse which led to her bank accounts being hijacked during the five-year tax credit scam. The mother of six left at least one of the jurors in tears during her evidence when she pulled out the three fingers and police arrived to seize []