More

    King Charles III returns to London to address nation in mourning 

    Published By:

    -ADVERTISEMENT-

    The new head of state, King Charles III returned to London prepared to address his mourning subjects on the first full day of his new reign, the period of royal mourning will be observed from Friday until seven days after the Queen’s funeral.

    Britain’s new King has described the death of the Queen, who he called his “beloved Mother”, as the “greatest sadness” for his family.

    King Charles III in a written statement said “The death of my beloved Mother, Her Majesty The Queen, is a moment of the greatest sadness for me and all members of my family.

    “We mourn profoundly the passing of a cherished Sovereign and a much-loved Mother. I know her loss will be deeply felt throughout the country, the Realms and the Commonwealth, and by countless people around the world.

    “During this period of mourning and change, my family and I will be comforted and sustained by our knowledge of the respect and deep affection in which The Queen was so widely held.”

    Queen Elizabeth II’s death was announced by Buckingham Palace on Thursday evening, said “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon. The King and the Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.”

    The new head of state, Charles, is expected to speak to the nation and lead the tributes to his beloved mother on Friday.

    -ADVERTISEMENT-
    Queen Ferry
    Queen Ferry
    Chinyere Treasure Ikechukwu known professionally as Queen Ferry, is a Nigerian business Executive, Journalist and Content Editor. She serves as the Vice-Chairman of Naijatraffic Limited and also the CEO of Wakadaily. If Treasure is not blogging, she will be making delicious delicacy.

    Most Popular Read

    Super Eagles to face Costa Rica in friendly match

    Nigeria will take on Costa Rica in an international friendly match will kick off at 8pm Costa Rica time (3am, 10th November in Nigeria)....

    I didn’t borrow a dime, left N14b in Osun coffers – Oyetola 

    Adegboyega Oyetola, the immediate past governor of Osun State, has stated that his administration left in the state's coffers a total of N14 billion...

    Burna Boy splashes million dollars on new cars

    Damini Ebunoluwa Ogulu, known professionally as Burna Boy, is getting ready for a big celebration this December as he splashed millions on new luxury...

    I will commit suicide if I don’t see my kids – IVD

    Celebrity auto-dealer, Ikechukwu Ogbonna, aka IVD and former husband of late Bimbo, has returned to social media where he shared a suicidal post. The father...

    Fifi Cooper Biography: Age, Education, Career

     Refilwe Boingotto Movketsi (born October 27, 1991) famously known by the stage name Fifi Cooper is a multi-award-winning South African singer, rapper, tv presenter,...

    My presidential ambition is for Nigeria’s future –  Peter Obi

    The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has stated again that his desire to become president is for the further of the...

    Emtee biography: Age, Education, Career

    Mthembeni Ndlovu (born September 15, 1992) professionally known by the stage name   Emtee is a South African rapper and record producer. He became prominent after...

    They flaunt their luxuries, but failed to help Hanks Anuku” –  Gifty Powers slams celebrities

    Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty Powers has slammed wealthy celebrities who have failed to help actor, Hanks Anuku alleged mental battle. Wakadaily gathered that the...

    Ejine Okoroafor Biography: Age, Education, Career, Movies

    Ejine Okoroafor (born January 4th) is a Nigerian actress, filmmaker, and entrepreneur. She became prominent after playing her role in the movie, Enemy in the...

    Kate Upton Biography: Age, Education, Career

    Katherine Elizabeth Upton (born on June 10, 1992) professionally dressed as Kate Upton is an American model, Actress. She has won sevearl awards including Model...