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 2018-11-16 15:27 

News24

De Lille saga: Intrigue continues as Limberg lays charge over SMS...

The High Court has set aside the findings of a damning internal report against former Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille while mayoral committee member Xanthea Limberg has laid a charge against De Lille....

 2018-11-16 15:26 

News24

EFF vs ANC: Two parties vie for financial sector attention...

The ANC and the EFF are expected to vie for the attention of stakeholders in Gauteng's financial sector on Friday evening as part of their consultations for their manifestos ahead of the 2019 general elections....

 2018-11-16 15:20 

News24

JUST IN: Ramaphosa corrects his National Assembly reply on his son's dealings with Bosasa...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has requested that the Speaker of the National Assembly correct a response he recently gave to a question regarding a payment made to his son, Andile Ramaphosa...

 2018-11-16 15:04 

Mail & Guardian

Ramaphosa corrects Bosasa contract responses...

The president has corrected his earlier response during a November 6 Q&A with Parliament...

 2018-11-16 15:02 

Business Live

Sasol goes for more gas in Mozambique...

Sasol may now explore an area of over 3,000km in southern Mozambique, and is also part of a successful bid to explore an area of 5,145km further north in the Angoche Basin...

 2018-11-16 15:02 

Business Live

Ramaphosa: Bosasa payment was for ANC presidency campaign...

The DA says the president should be investigated by the ethics committee as it claims he knowingly misled parliament...

 2018-11-16 15:02 

Business Live

Millennials love their pets, as their spending habits show...

While they're somewhat fond of humans, pets are a millennials best friend with 'equal priority' as friends and family...

 2018-11-16 15:01 

News24

Jiba said 'we need to cut our losses' in famous 'Amigos' case - NDPP candidates tells panel...

Suspended deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba allegedly told then KZN acting director of public prosecutions of Simphiwe Mlotshwa that they should "cut their losses" with regards to some witnesses in the infamous Amigos case, an NDPP candidate ...

 2018-11-16 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Ethiopia's perestroika sends waves of change across Africa and the Mideast...

Ethiopia's new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, has unleashed a wave of breath-taking change since taking power in April....

 2018-11-16 14:30 

Daily Nation

Booming hotel business in Mombasa ahead of Christmas...

Hotels report an increase in business events as the year comes to a close....

 2018-11-16 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Swiss healthcare tariffs hurt Mediclinic...

Share price declines 5% after poor performance by Hirslanden subsidiary drags down group's interim results...

 2018-11-16 14:27 

Business Report (IOL)

TREASURY REPORT: 2015 load shedding may have sabotage...

A report into the capture of Eskom has suggested that the debilitating load shedding in 2015 was self-created to enable the capture of the entity....

 2018-11-16 14:17 

Daily Nation

BORN TAO: How madam preacher was kicked out of Zion...

Sometimes, a preacher turned our coach into a temporary church....

 2018-11-16 14:17 

Mail & Guardian

Zuma joins Thales in seeking permanent stay of prosecution on corruption charges...

The former president is expected to have followed French company Thales' application in arguing that the 17-year-old case was old...

 2018-11-16 14:10 

Daily Nation

Embu politician linked to bhang trade charged...

Former Kirimari ward representative aspirant is accused of trafficking bhang worth Sh290,000....

 2018-11-16 14:02 

Business Live

Guards meant to protect Transnet officials were seconded to Malusi Gigaba, report shows...

Transnet appointed and paid for two bodyguards under the pretext they were going to provide security to group exec, but instead they were seconded to Gigaba, a report shows...

 2018-11-16 14:02 

Business Live

Rand slightly weaker as pound claws back some losses...

Sterling has recovered slightly as investors digest the prospect of a chaotic exit of the UK from the EU...

 2018-11-16 14:01 

News24

Zim city mulls compulsory cremation for people under the age of 25 report...

Zimbabwe's second largest city, Bulawayo, is reportedly planning to introduce mandatory cremation for people who die at the age of 25 and below due to shortage of burial space....

 2018-11-16 14:01 

News24

Two DRC students shot dead: police...

Two students died this week after being shot during protests at a university in Democratic Republic of Congo, and a police officer has been arrested, the city's police chief has said....

 2018-11-16 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Calls for mines to be criminally charged for mine deaths...

Recent mine deaths in South Africa have triggered calls for mines to be fined, or mine owners to be criminally charged when workers die underground....

 2018-11-16 13:56 

Standard Digital

Raw materials shortage hits car number plate production...

Production of new car number plates resumes after raw material shortage...

 2018-11-16 13:52 

News24

'They knew my name, my son's name' - top lawyer Charity Nzuza recalls dramatic kidnapping...

Charity Nzuza's kidnappers knew her by name and had full knowledge of her movements, she has told News24....

 2018-11-16 13:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Kabale Policeman Arrested For Drunkennes...

It all started when the Kabale Municipality Mayor, Emmanuel Sentaro Byamughisha concluded his speech, he invited Darias Nandiinda, the Kabale RDC to address the traders. As Nandiinda was speaking, Twesigwome who heads the security for the taxi park moved ...

 2018-11-16 13:51 

News24

WATCH: 630 missing in California's deadliest blaze...

A search for victims of a catastrophic blaze that reduced a northern California town to ashes intensifies....

 2018-11-16 13:50 

News24

Police fire rubber bullets to disperse striking Dis-Chem striking workers...

Gauteng police have used rubber bullets to disperse about 2 000 workers belonging to the National Union of Public Service and Allied Workers, who were protesting outside Dis-Chem's offices in Midrand....

 2018-11-16 13:45 

News24

JUST IN: Zuma joins Thales in seeking permanent stay of prosecution on corruption charges...

The National Prosecution Authority in KwaZulu-Natal has confirmed that former president Jacob Zuma has filed an application seeking a permanent stay of prosecution in his corruption charges....

 2018-11-16 13:39 

Business Report (IOL)

TREASURY REPORT: Anoj Singh's ill-gotten wealth exposed...

The forensic report into the looting of Eskom and Transnet showed that the companies' erstwhile CFO Anoj Singh did not use his salary for four years....

 2018-11-16 13:35 

Daily Nation

Nigeria's Rohr predicts tough game against South Africa...

Villarreal youngster Samuel Chukwueze and Olamilekan Adeleye are in line for official debuts....

 2018-11-16 13:29 

Daily Nation

Speed governor shortage keeps matatus off roads...

Shortage of digital speed governors has delayed the return of nearly 40 per cent of matatus on the roads....

 2018-11-16 13:25 

Business Report (IOL)

Something is in the air... so let's be like Argos...

POSITIVE THINKING: Perhaps the best news of late is that vehicle sales are at a three-year high ... writes Meyer Benjamin....

 2018-11-16 13:22 

Business Report (IOL)

#AfricaCom: Africa's digital future needs more action and less talk...

Tom Cuthell, Event Director and Organiser of AfricaCom that more action is needed to expand Africa's ongoing digital democracy....

 2018-11-16 13:19 

News24

Proposal to discontinue birth certificates to children born to foreign parents comes under fire...

The public has an until the end of Friday to make submissions on proposed changes to legislation by the Department of Home Affairs, which could lead to children born to foreign parents not being issued with birth certificates....

 2018-11-16 13:17 

Daily Nation

Three suspects in court over exam malpractice...

Mandera student and two examinational officials have denied engaging in examination malpractice....

 2018-11-16 13:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Museveni's Cash Donations Could Go To Waste Economists...

Economist Fred Muhumuza says the president is not solving an economic problem by dishing out money, but rather trying to fix a political problem that has turned Uganda into a bad economy, with an impoverished population....

 2018-11-16 13:05 

Daily Nation

Simbas eye first Repechage win against Hong Kong...

Snook has effected six changes to his squad against Hong Kong....

 2018-11-16 13:02 

Business Live

Samwumed saga finally appears to be over...

Months of controversy appear to have come to an end, meaning members can start enjoying improved benefits...

 2018-11-16 13:02 

Business Live

Tractor maker Deere expects growing demand in Africa...

A global policy shift away from food aid towards local production has sparked a green revolution, lifting Africa's potential as a market, Deere says...

 2018-11-16 13:01 

Uganda Radio Network

60,000 Candidates to Sit for UBTEB Exams...

A total of 39,126 candidates registered for national certificate vocational and technical exams compared to 22,491 candidates of last year. National certificate exams are done by students who join vocational learning institutions after completing senior f...

 2018-11-16 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Sirius completes 3.8m sale of its Bremen Hag Business Park...

Sirius Real Estate, the operator of branded business parks has completed the sale of its Bremen Hag Business Park for 3.8 million (R61.77m)....

 2018-11-16 12:56 

Standard Digital

Raw materials shortage hit car number plate production...

production of new car number plates resumes after raw material shortage...

 2018-11-16 12:56 

Standard Digital

The five common characters in campus...

What is life without some characters in campus? There are all ilks of demeanors in campus, literally all...

 2018-11-16 12:56 

Standard Digital

British PM bids to win over the public in Brexit deal battle...
 2018-11-16 12:56 

Standard Digital

Internet firm registers growth on backdrop of diversification...

Liquid Telecom Kenya on Wednesday, released a second 2018 Sustainability report reflecting key strategies that have aided its sales growth....

 2018-11-16 12:56 

Business Report (IOL)

WhatsApp to add new features to add contacts...

These features are not yet available on the iOS or Android versions of WhatsApp but will launch soon....

 2018-11-16 12:49 

News24

Gauteng education dept jumped the gun on school feeder zones - Fedsas...

The Federation of Governing Bodies of South African Schools, which acts on behalf of member School Governing Bodies says the Gauteng Department of Education jumped the gun when publishing new feeder zones....

 2018-11-16 12:40 

Daily Nation

England-based duo dropped as Emerging Stars depart for Mauritius...

The two had been tipped by the U23 coach Kimanzi to start in Sunday's game....

 2018-11-16 12:37 

Daily Nation

Kenya and Somaliland to foster strong trade ties...

The two nations plan to encourage cross border investments....

 2018-11-16 12:37 

Uganda Radio Network

Auditor General Rejects Teefe Bank Inventory Report...

The rejected documents were availed after demands by legislators that BoU avails the report to facilitate investigations into the irregular closure of Banks over the years. The Bank of Uganda had initially indicated that an inventory report for Teefe Trus...

 2018-11-16 12:34 

Daily Nation

Starlets Awcon hopes up in smoke as CAS rejects appeal...

Kenya did not qualify for the competition....

 2018-11-16 12:31 

News24

Track legend Keino turns state witness in Kenya graft case...

Kenya's former Olympic chief Kipchoge Keino will become a witness for the prosecution after charges of corruption at the 2016 Olympics against him were dropped, his lawyer has said....

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