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 2019-07-18 13:31 

News24

WATCH: Army seen entering Manenberg on the Cape Flats...

Videos on social media show members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) entering Manenberg in Cape Town on Thursday....

 2019-07-18 13:24 

Standard Digital

Betting firms dealt huge blow after Central Bank's statement...

Amid the push and pull between the Government and betting companies over tax compliance issues, the Central Bank of Kenya has weighed in on the matter...

 2019-07-18 13:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Man in Kasese Jailed 17 Years for Manslaughter...

Eric Sunday Nyamutale alias Aganaga, a resident of Kasanga in Bwera Sub county is accused of causing the death of Blasio Mbusa a resident of the same area.High Court sitting at Rukoki in Kasese Municipality on Thursday heard that Nyamutale who was a bodab...

 2019-07-18 13:15 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: SA Reserve bank cuts interest rates...

South African Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago announced today the bank's latest decision on interest rates....

 2019-07-18 13:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Government Halts Distribution of Animal Vaccines...

The Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries Minister, Vincent Ssempijja announced the freeze on the distribution of livestock vaccines at the government owned Uganda Media Center on Thursday afternoon....

 2019-07-18 13:08 

News24

Seth Nthai can practise, Limpopo court rules...

Lawyer Seth Nthai, who was struck from the roll of advocates under a cloud of controversy, will be allowed to practise again in terms of a ruling by the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane....

 2019-07-18 13:06 

News24

Lectures continue at UKZN, despite disruption of classes...

Despite the disruption of classes at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Westville campus, lectures are continuing as normal....

 2019-07-18 13:03 

Business Live

Five things to watch this weekend...

Saucy tacos, coffee-drinking comedians, prison breaks, data hacks and hitmen will fill your weekend binge watch hours....

 2019-07-18 13:03 

Business Live

Sweeping reforms underway at tarnished State Security Agency...

Ayanda Dlodlo promises to deliver an ethical, non-politicised and professional institution, 'repositioning and rebuilding' it...

 2019-07-18 13:03 

Business Live

Eskom: Who has what it takes to do SA's worst job?...

With SA's future hinging on the person who must be chosen to lead Eskom, the FM surveys the views of insiders and experts on who they think has what it takes to do SA's worst job...

 2019-07-18 13:02 

Standard Digital

467 tablets missing in West Pokot schools...

He said North Pokot Sub County led with the lost devices of 196, followed by West Pokot, with 106, then, Kipkomo 88, Pokot Central 74....

 2019-07-18 13:02 

Standard Digital

I was unpopular for being teachers' pet...

Daniel Mainye is a software engineer and a digital space and technology expert....

 2019-07-18 13:02 

Standard Digital

How we're coping in a 'man's world'...

...stereotypes locking girls out of coveted technical courses and scholarships...

 2019-07-18 13:02 

Standard Digital

Global media conference to challenge gender inequality...

Kenya to host top media women in Africa conference at the University of Nairobi...

 2019-07-18 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Netflix stock plunges as US customers fall on price hike...

Netflix Inc. shocked investors by reporting a drop in U.S. customers and much slower growth overseas....

 2019-07-18 12:59 

Uganda Radio Network

Mbale Municipal Council Turns to LCI Chairpersons to Increase Local Revenue...

The Town Clerk, tasked all the LCI Chairpersons to engage in levying taxes in a bid to ensure service delivery in their areas....

 2019-07-18 12:59 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH LIVE: SA Reserve Bank governer announces interest rate decision...

South African Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago will announce today the bank's latest decision on interest rates....

 2019-07-18 12:56 

Uganda Radio Network

Lawyer Asked to Pull Down Offensive Posts Against Justice Murangira...

"In the said posts, you expressly and by innuendo refer to the presiding judge; Justice Joseph Murangira as a "Mafia" a member of "the troublesome trio" and also attach multifarious photos of the learned judge clad in judicial robes. Y...

 2019-07-18 12:52 

Uganda Radio Network

Magogo Elected CAF Executive Member...

Magogo was elected to represent the Central East Zone during the CAF Ordinary General Assembly held at the Marriot Hotel in Cairo, Egypt on Thursday. Magogo, the FUFA President collected 33 votes, while the incumbent and former CECAFA President Leodeger T...

 2019-07-18 12:43 

Business Report (IOL)

Peter Moyo accuses Old Mutual board of victimisation...

Peter Moyo, the axed Old Mutual chief executive today accused the board chaired by Trevor Manuel of a double whammy of victimization....

 2019-07-18 12:42 

News24

SANDF headscarf case: Muslim major may get interim relief as policy talks continue...

A determination is under consideration to allow female Muslim members of the SA National Defence Force to wear headscarves under their berets while the dress code policy is revisited....

 2019-07-18 12:42 

News24

Two KZN school security guards brutally 'butchered' in classroom...

Two KwaZulu-Natal school security guards have been brutally murdered and another has been critically injured in a classroom at a school in Hammarsdale, outside Durban....

 2019-07-18 12:37 

News24

Battle lines drawn over death of Willie the koala at Pretoria zoo...

The death of Willie the koala bear at the National Zoological Gardens in Pretoria is the result of a long strike, a union has claimed....

 2019-07-18 12:37 

Standard Digital

Suspect accused of defiling more than 10 girls lynched...

A 68-year-old trader has been lynched in Mai Mahiu, Naivasha on allegations of sexually abusing over ten minors in the last two months....

 2019-07-18 12:36 

News24

WATCH | WHO sounds international Ebola alarm as risks intensify...

The World Health Organisation has declared Congo's Ebola outbreak an international health emergency, sounding a rarely used global alarm after the virus threatened to spread to a major city and into neighboring countries. WATCH NOW....

 2019-07-18 12:35 

Standard Digital

Peter Kenneth’s mother dies in Nairobi : The Standard...

Gatanga MP Nduati Ngugi says Rahab Wambui died after a long illness...

 2019-07-18 12:34 

News24

UK's Johnson suggests EU would bear some blame for no-deal Brexit...

Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain's next prime minister, suggested Wednesday that the EU would bear some responsibility if he took his country out of the bloc without a divorce deal....

 2019-07-18 12:31 

News24

Relief on the way for Western Cape's overstretched post-mortem facilities...

Besides the space limitations at the salt River mortuary, which only allows for a maximum of 18 cases per day, lighting and ventilation at the facility are also poor....

 2019-07-18 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

AECI shares up, but profits set for a hit...

Chemicals and explosives group AECI rose slightly on the JSE yesterday despite the group flagging that its profits would likely take a hit....

 2019-07-18 12:28 

Standard Digital

Manchester United on the verge of signing French wonderkid...

Man Utd could be set to look to the future with their latest transfer as Lyon wonderkid Florent Da Silva closes in on a move...

 2019-07-18 12:28 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Man 'burnt wife's body and hid remains in shallow grave after marriage turmoil'...

A former police officer murdered his wife, burnt her body in woodland and then buried her in a shallow grave, a court heard....

 2019-07-18 12:27 

Daily Nation

ICC confirms charges against Ugandan rebel Dominic Ongwen...

Once a kidnapped child soldier, Dominic Ongwen will be the first Ugandan to face trial at the ICC....

 2019-07-18 12:24 

News24

WATCH | US House votes to hold Trump officials in contempt...

The Democratic-controlled House has voted to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress. WATCH NOW....

 2019-07-18 12:19 

Daily Nation

Leaders mourn the death of Peter Kenneth's mother Rahab...

Kenneth describes his mother as "a firebrand in her days"....

 2019-07-18 12:14 

Business Live

Bangladesh floods force thousands from their homes...

Several million people are living in camps and makeshift settlements as the Jamuna river breaks its banks, inundating at least 40 villages...

 2019-07-18 12:13 

Business Live

STEPHEN CRANSTON: The personal touch that CEOs lack...

There is widespread scepticism about CEOs of large companies who surround themselves with spin doctors...

 2019-07-18 12:12 

Business Live

BACKSTORY: 27four MD Fatima Vawda...

We question Fatima Vawda, managing director of 27four...

 2019-07-18 12:12 

Business Live

Du Preez twins follow rest of family out of Kings Park...

Fallout from father Robert's sacking propels them to Sale Sharks in England...

 2019-07-18 12:09 

Standard Digital

The three P's in business...

It is vital that anyone thinking or already in business learns and understand the three P's of business....

 2019-07-18 12:09 

Standard Digital

VC: How we ended strikes at Maasai Mara University...

Prof Mary Walingo is the first female Vice Chancellor at Maasai Mara University...

 2019-07-18 12:01 

Standard Digital

Former Philips CEO complains of assault from his estranged wife...

Tob Cohen says that Mugwai is collaborating with his estranged wife Sarah Wairimu to corrupt and strain the streams of justice....

 2019-07-18 12:00 

Daily Nation

Four Igoji School students charged with burning dormitory...

Students freed on a Sh100,000 bond each with surety....

 2019-07-18 11:55 

Daily Nation

TSC case against Knut over promotions to continue Monday...

Teachers Service Commission wants decision made last week temporarily suspended....

 2019-07-18 11:54 

Standard Digital

Kenyan men beat women in time spent on social media...

New survey by USIU shows most Kenyans spend three hours daily on social media...

 2019-07-18 11:53 

News24

Cigarettes, corruption and racism: Why the EFF hates Gordhan, according to Jackson Mthembu...

Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu says the EFF's focus on Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is based on a 'deep-seated hatred' of Indians and because of Gordhan's attempts to clean out corruption in SOEs....

 2019-07-18 11:52 

Uganda Radio Network

Police Probe Death of Rukungiri Head Teacher...

A family member told URN on condition of anonymity that he went to check on Kahambisa around 10:00PM when he failed to show up for the entire day and found his lifeless body lying in his bed....

 2019-07-18 11:47 

Uganda Radio Network

UNDP Asks Gov't to Address Uganda's Labour Skill Gaps...

Elsie Attafuah, the UNDP Resident Representative says skiling the population should start at early childhood development to enhance household incomes and improve quality of life necessary for driving economic development as envisioned under the framework ...

 2019-07-18 11:31 

Standard Digital

Former Belgium head coach dead...

Former Belgium manager Waseige dies at 79...

 2019-07-18 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Tanzania: A mountain of wealth...

Tanzania, the largest country in East Africa, is home to Kilimanjaro and the deepest lake in Africa, Lake Tanganyika....

 2019-07-18 11:29 

Daily Nation

Fire razes dorm at ABC Kyanda Secondary School in Machakos...

No student injured in the early morning fire....

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