April 12, 2021

Grenfell Tower to be covered in protective wrapping

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From BBC Grenfell Tower will be covered in a protective wrap to help with forensic investigations, the site manager says. Michael Lockwood told a public meeting on Wednesday that the charred building, in North Kensington in London, would be covered in August. He said that he expected the demolition of the tower block, where at […]

Man jailed for Facebook post of London fire victim

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Indo Asian News Service From Yahoo News London, June 18 (IANS) Posting horrifying pictures of a Grenfell Tower victim on Facebook has landed a man in jail in Britain. Omega Mwaikambo, 43, was sentenced to three months at Westminster Magistrates’ Court after he admitted to posting the pictures, The Independent reported. According to the Scotland […]

UPDATED [death toll 12] – London fire: Six killed as Grenfell Tower engulfed

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From BBC UPDATE: Twelve dead At least six people have died after a huge fire raged through the night at a west London tower block, and police expect that number to rise. Eyewitnesses described people trapped in the burning Grenfell Tower, in north Kensington, screaming for help and yelling for their children to be saved. […]