Bimpe Archer

Bimpe Archer

Bimpe is a news reporter and columnist at The Irish News. 


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Sister of Bobby Sands denounces former comrades at mother's funeral

Sister of Bobby Sands denounces former comrades at mother's funeral

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A SISTER of IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands has denounced his former comrades from the pulpit at their mother's funeral. Bernadette Sands-McKevitt claimed that republicans ignored her brother's burial wishes following his death in the Maze in May 1981. Sands, who was...

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  3. Today's #frontpage: A year ago we were the unluckiest people in the world... now we are the luckiest… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  4. "I've never met a happy hooker" - why we shouldn't call it 'sex work'. Fiona Broadfoot was forced into selling sex… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  5. Hey cuz!!! 👋 Am disproportionately excited about this 💃 (Frantically checks family tree#Nigeriai@BBCDoctorsrpic.twitter.com/9XKG7XZHCLCL

  6. Please sign & RT this petition, it means a lot to me: you.38degrees.org.uk/petitions/allo… via @38_degrees

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  7. Life expectancy in some post-industrial towns and isolated rural areas in England has fallen by more than a year si… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  8. Emergency numbers if you need them during the current spell of snow and ice. Info & advice: nidirect.gov.uk/snow-ice pic.twitter.com/DLYDKc6Ipu

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  9. It was, they say, a different Ireland. Worth reading comments of David Moloney, late FG deputy on how the gardai re… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  12. 1/2 #Warboys - robust riposte from @Parole_Board Chief standard.co.uk/news/crime/par…

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  13. Best thing on the internet today. Well done Zambia! pic.twitter.com/NgFunJMK19

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  14. Theresa May's chief of staff doesn't realise what Google ads you see are based on your own browsing history. #Oops pic.twitter.com/5bOUd1REDA

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  15. Following Westminster procedures for departing MPs, the chancellor has today appointed @BarryMcElduff to be Steward… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  16. BBC News - BBC star Emily Maitlis' harasser sentenced bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan…

  17. Exciting Seminar on Violence Against Women this Friday at 9am. 5.5 CPD. Contact events@barlibrary.com to sign up pic.twitter.com/0hvVqYbl0I

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  18. No one expected a women’s bobsled team from Africa to make it to winter sports’ biggest stage, but they’re here now… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  19. Powerful, dignified statement from @Simone_Biles about the sexual abuse she endured at the hands of USA Gymnastics… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  20. "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. #MLKDay pic.twitter.com/AyEYVYBjQA

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  21. Dr. King was my friend, my brother, my leader. He was the moral compass of our nation and he taught us to recognize… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  22. #GenderPayGap: Women hold fewer than a third of top-paid jobs in @BBCnireland – a lower proportion than the BBC ove… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  23. An idea of what Kutupalong looks like #rohingya pic.twitter.com/WmPEtaYsLZ

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  24. John Humphrys really pushing Guardian editor Kath Viner to commit to gender equal pay at her organisation, without… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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  26. Sorry what @BBCRadio4? John #Humphys allowed to ask about pay differences after comments when Winifred Robinson benched?! @BBCr4today