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#George Nkencho

# george-nkencho - Monday 27 June, 2022

GSOC investigation into fatal shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí has 'made significant progress'
# Inquest
# Inquest

GSOC investigation into fatal shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí has 'made significant progress'

Mon 1:56 PM 13,058 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho was fatally wounded by members of the Garda Armed Support Unit outside his home in December 2020.

# george-nkencho - Thursday 26 May, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

May 26th 2022, 9:00 PM 6,227 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Sister and brother of man shot dead by gardaí take legal action against the State
# George Nkencho
# George Nkencho

Sister and brother of man shot dead by gardaí take legal action against the State

May 26th 2022, 1:42 PM 51,773 Views 0 Comments

George Nkencho died in December 2020.

# george-nkencho - Friday 31 December, 2021

First anniversary of George Nkencho death marked with a candlelit walk
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

First anniversary of George Nkencho death marked with a candlelit walk

Dec 31st 2021, 8:17 AM 16,296 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho died outside his Dublin home after being shot multiple times by members of the gardaí.

# george-nkencho - Tuesday 24 August, 2021

Promotion of extremism, racism and hatred 'widespread' on TikTok, report warns
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# Content Warning

Promotion of extremism, racism and hatred 'widespread' on TikTok, report warns

Aug 24th 2021, 5:31 PM 12,065 Views 0 Comments

Irish TikTok creators mocked George Nkencho and celebrated racist reactions to his death.

# george-nkencho - Monday 21 June, 2021

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Jun 21st 2021, 9:00 PM 8,572 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

George Nkencho inquest adjourned as demonstrators gather at RDS to 'stand in solidarity' with family
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# Dublin

George Nkencho inquest adjourned as demonstrators gather at RDS to 'stand in solidarity' with family

Updated Jun 21st 2021, 10:55 AM 34,691 Views 0 Comments

The inquest has been adjourned as the GSOC investigation is ongoing.

# george-nkencho - Friday 18 June, 2021

‘We are seeing changes’: Sister of George Nkencho calls for solidarity ahead of inquest
# Gloria Nkencho
# Gloria Nkencho

‘We are seeing changes’: Sister of George Nkencho calls for solidarity ahead of inquest

Jun 18th 2021, 8:30 PM 12,645 Views 0 Comments

The formal inquest into George Nkencho’s death opens on Monday, but will be adjourned due to the ongoing GSOC investigation.

# george-nkencho - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Minister questions Garda Commissioner on racial equality efforts following death of George Nkencho
# Equality
# Equality

Minister questions Garda Commissioner on racial equality efforts following death of George Nkencho

Jun 16th 2021, 7:33 PM 11,556 Views 0 Comments

Roderic O’Gorman met the Garda Commissioner to ask what the force is doing to improve relationships with ethnic minority communities.

# george-nkencho - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

Family of George Nkencho call for forum between minority communities and Gardaí
# Dublin
# Dublin

Family of George Nkencho call for forum between minority communities and Gardaí

Apr 14th 2021, 10:59 PM 22,036 Views 0 Comments

The Nkencho family made the statement after meeting with Justice Minister Helen McEntee today.

# george-nkencho - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'He will forever be in our hearts': Funeral of George Nkencho takes place in Dublin
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# George Nkencho

'He will forever be in our hearts': Funeral of George Nkencho takes place in Dublin

Updated Mar 13th 2021, 4:36 PM 49,476 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho (27) was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

# george-nkencho - Thursday 11 February, 2021

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting
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# Campaign

'He needed help, not bullets': George Nkencho's family call for public inquiry ahead of GSOC meeting

Feb 11th 2021, 4:12 PM 20,373 Views 0 Comments

George Nkencho was shot dead by gardaí on 30 December.

# george-nkencho - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Family and friends offer tributes to George Nkencho at memorial
# Memorial
# Memorial

Family and friends offer tributes to George Nkencho at memorial

Jan 10th 2021, 6:27 PM 53,250 Views 0 Comments

A memorial for the 27-year-old was held near his home in west Dublin.

# george-nkencho - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Investigation launched after threatening letter sent to family of George Nkencho
# Investigation
# Investigation

Investigation launched after threatening letter sent to family of George Nkencho

Jan 5th 2021, 8:23 PM 54,614 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí will fingerprint the letter for evidence.

# george-nkencho - Monday 4 January, 2021

Debunked: No, this is not a photo of a man attacked by George Nkencho
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: No, this is not a photo of a man attacked by George Nkencho

Jan 4th 2021, 6:02 PM 6,978 Views 0 Comments

An image being shared on social media is actually of an Everton football fan attacked in 2019.

FactCheck: No, George Nkencho was not a convicted criminal out on bail for attacking his girlfriend
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, George Nkencho was not a convicted criminal out on bail for attacking his girlfriend

Jan 4th 2021, 5:51 PM 38,745 Views 0 Comments

A claim on social media says that George Nkencho had 32 convictions, but this is false.

# george-nkencho - Friday 1 January, 2021

Dozens protest in Dublin after shooting of George Nkencho
# Clonee
# Clonee

Dozens protest in Dublin after shooting of George Nkencho

Jan 1st 2021, 7:21 PM 116,522 Views 0 Comments

Protesters gathered outside Pearse St Garda station and chanted ‘no justice, no peace’.

# george-nkencho - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Crowds gather outside Dublin garda station over George Nkencho fatal shooting
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Crowds gather outside Dublin garda station over George Nkencho fatal shooting

Dec 31st 2020, 3:03 PM 136,067 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old was shot dead by gardaí yesterday afternoon.

George Nkencho's family ask people not to share video of fatal shooting
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

George Nkencho's family ask people not to share video of fatal shooting

Updated Dec 31st 2020, 9:58 AM 97,152 Views 0 Comments

Justice Minister Helen McEntee has said the shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí is “extremely traumatic for everybody involved”.