The I Mistakes Disgraced Labour Shadow Minister for Labour Whip

In a very awkward error, the i have illustrated a story about disgraced, journalist-threatening Labour shadow minister Kate Osamor with a picture of on-trial-accused-of-perverting-the-course-of-justice Labour whip Fiona Onasanya. Picture editors elsewhere will be thinking, “there but for the grace of God”…

Onasanya Seeking Support Manager

Fiona Onasanya, who has for the last three weeks been on trial at the Old Bailey charged with perverting the course of justice is on the look out for a “Support Manager” in Westminster to “ensure a range of efficient secretarial and administrative support.” Onasanya admitted in the course of her trial to being overwhelmed by emails’, with about 5,000 unread messages in her parliamentary inbox.

After her old communications chief testified against her in court, Guido suspects that Onasanya will want to get along with her new assistant a little better than previous employees, however long they remain in the role. Applications close today, so be sure to send in your CV quickly!

Onasanya Jury Dismissed – Labour MP to Face Retrial

Peterborough’s MP and Labour whip Fiona Onasanya has been facing trial for the past three weeks at the Old Bailey, accused of perverting the course of justice by lying about who was driving her car after it was caught speeding. The case is remarkably similar to that of Chris Huhne, who resigned as an MP as a result of his trial.

The jury has failed to reach a verdict and has been dismissed by the judge. Onasanya will have to face a retrial….

Labour MP On Trial Says She Was ‘Overwhelmed By Emails’

Labour MP Fiona Onasanya, who is facing trial for perverting the course of justice has today told the Old Bailey that she was overwhelmed by thousands of emails when she became an MP in June last year.

The qualified solicitor told the court that becoming an MP was “a bit like a freshers’ fair” and that she had about 5,000 unanswered emails in her inbox.

“It was a little bit like being asked if you can swim and you say ‘Yes, I can get by, I can swim’, and then you get thrown in the ocean, it’s not comparable.”

Of the 94 new MPs elected in 2017 Onasanya is the only one on trial charged with perverting the course of justice.

Onasanya’s Former Comms Chief Gives Evidence Against Her 

Peterborough MP Fiona Onasanya’s former head of communications Dr. Christian DeFeo has appeared in the Old Bailey to give evidence against the Peterborough MP, as her trial enters its fifth day. The prosecution’s case is that Fiona Onasanya schemed with her brother Festus to claim a Russian man was behind the wheel of her speeding car.

Witness Dr. DeFeo has reportedly told the jury that the car Onasanya is alleged to have been driving was caught speeding on a road outside his home on the evening Osanaya had been at DeFeo’s house. DeFeo says Onasanya turned up alone in her Nissan Micra. Onasanya’s brother Festus has pleaded guilty to similar charges, although Fiona Onasanya continues to profess her innocence…

Labour MP in the Dock at the Old Bailey Today

Labour MP Fiona Onasanya is appearing in the dock at the Old Bailey at 2pm today, today facing charges of two counts of perverting the course of justice. She was elected as MP for Peterborough in 2017 with a majority of just 607.

In a Chris Hunesque affair, Fiona and her brother Festus are alleged to have tried to blame someone else for driving in two counts of speeding last July and August. The Sun has reported that Onasanya kept her arrest and charge secret while she was serving as a Labour whip.

Stay tuned…

UPDATE: Fiona and Festus have both pleaded not guilty. The trial is set for set for 12th November.

Jackson Won’t Seek Peterborough Nomination

Sad news for Peterborough residents after Stewart Jackson, who served as the area’s MP from 2005-2017, has announced he will not be seeking the Conservative Party nomination to stand again. He narrowly lost his seat last year to Labour’s Fiona Onasanya, who has now been charged with perverting the course of justice.

The Tories will be selecting their new candidate for this top target next month. Jackson will be looking for a seat elsewhere…

Peterborough MP Denies Perverting Course of Justice

MP for Peterborough and Labour Whip Fiona Onasanya, who has said she wants to be Britain’s first black Prime Minister, has been charged with perverting the course of justice, as Guido reported Wednesday.

The former solicitor is due to appear at the Old Bailey on August 13, along with her brother who faces three charges related to the same offence. The last MP in this situation was Chris Huhne

Labour MP Accused of Conspiring With Relative to Dodge Speeding Points

It can now be reported that Fiona Onasanya, the Labour MP charged with perverting the course of justice, is accused of conspiring with a relative to avoid speeding points. The Sun reports she kept her arrest and charge secret while serving as a Labour whip. By-election?

Labour MP Charged With Perverting Course of Justice

Breaking: Labour MP for Peterborough Fiona Onasanya has appeared in court charged with perverting the course of justice, her local paper reports. Majority 607…



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